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Can a bounty hunter garnish wages from co-signers?
Asked on May 13, 2009 under Criminal Law, Missouri
MD, Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney
Answered 14 years ago | Contributor
If the bounty hunter is a creditor here, and the signer didn't pay, co-signers in any contract are on the hook as surety. So, yes. It doesn't matter if it is a bounty hunter or car dealership. The surety (co-signer) means that if signer cannot pay, then co-signer is held responsible for the payment.
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