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Question: I need to know where to start in the legal prosecution of a gentleman that had a signed contract with me to install security cameras for men and I paid him upfront for the equipment and then he disappeared. How would I start legal actions against him. I have a police report and a signed contract from him.

Answer: If the contract or dispute took place in Maricopa County, See the justice court website to review the procedure for filing a suit in small claims court,or in civil court. http://justicecourts.maricopa.gov/CaseTypes/smallclaims.aspx

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  • I need to know where to start in the legal prosecution of a gentleman that had a signed contract with me to install security cameras for men and I paid him upfront for the equipment and then he disappeared. How would I start legal actions against him. I have a police report and a signed contract from him.

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