What is Contempt of Court?
Defendant files ANSWER
Fact finding occurs through DISCOVERY
Any and All MOTIONS
Possible JUDGMENT, MEDIATION or SETTLEMENT is entered.
A TRIAL may occur when settlement is not reached.
Contempt of court is a court order the judge issues when a party to the proceeding has failed to adhere to a previous order. When found in contempt, a party may receive heavy fines or more serious sanctions such as jail time.
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