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default judgment

[difôlt′]
Etymology: L, defallere, to lack, judicare, to decide
(in law) a judgment rendered against a defendant as a result of the defendant's failure to appear in court or to answer the plaintiff's claim within the proper time.
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The above listed Defendant, COURTNEY ADAMS, is hereby warned to appear in this court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of the Plaintiff, SHELTER INSURANCE COMPANIES or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default or be otherwise barred from asserting his interest.
SAIBOU, is hereby warned to appear in this court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of the Plaintiff, SHELTER INSURANCE COMPANIES or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default or be otherwise barred from asserting his interest.
is hereby warned to appear in this court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of Plaintiff ACME BRICK COMPANY or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default or be otherwise barred from asserting its interest.
The above listed Defendant, SHAME GASAWAY, is hereby warned to appear in this court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of the Plaintiff, BLOCK USA, or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default or be otherwise barred from asserting his interest.
SHELTER MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANIES, or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default in the amount of $3,628.
De above name Defendant, LANCE HOLT, is hereby warned to appear in this Court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of the Plaintiff, SHELTER INSURANCE COMPANIES, or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default in the amount of $15.
TURMAN, is hereby warned to appear in this Court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of the Plaintiff, SHELTER MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANIES, or upon failure or Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default in the amount of $3,628.
The above name Defendant, ERIC SORRELLS, is hereby warned to appear in this court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of the Plaintiff, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CASUALTY INDEMNITY EXCHANGE, or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will face entry of judgment by default or be otherwise barred from asserting his interest.