My brother was due in court for owing so...

Asked by Masego on 01-12-2022 07:11:05
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Gauteng

My brother was due in court for owing someone in small claims and he missed the court date, he received the warrant of arrest from the sheriff. What are the possible penalties and how can he rectify it. 

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Posted by Att. Patrick on 03-12-2022 21:13:30

Hi there,

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Are you 100% sure that your brother received a warrant of ARREST from the sheriff, and not a warrant of EXECUTION? There is a big difference. Let me know if you want help understanding the difference and what it means for your brother. 

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