Legal Question in Military Law in California
If I won a small claims case against a marine private, can I garnish their wages for the amount owed?
Asked on 1/21/10, 8:36 pm
1 Answer from Attorneys
Michael Stone Law Offices of Michael B. Stone Toll Free 1-855-USE-MIKE
If you complied with the Soldiers and Sailors Civil Relief Act, possibly. The best way to collect might be to quietly remind the Private that a wage garnishment could mess up his or her security clearance and/or other aspects of military life.
Answered on 1/26/10, 9:00 pm
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