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See also Confession of judgment. This is a judgment entered from a written admission of a debtor. The admission is usually part of the process of lending money and is delivered in advance of the credit given. Many states prohibit this process either pre se or there must be a showing that there was no coercion in the making of this part of an agreement. A separate lawyer is usually hired to admit the document in court.

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