Legal Question in Real Estate Law in North Carolina

if u have a loan at a finance company for 3000.00 dollars for a car but do not have the car anymore and only paid 1000.00 on loan can they put u in jail

Asked on 3/07/13, 6:58 am

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Kenneth Love Ken Love Law
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North Carolina does not have debtor's jail. You can only be jailed if you committ a crime under the penal code, such as intentionally destroying the vehicle or obtaining property by false pretenses.

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Answered on 3/07/13, 7:39 am

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