Go in person to the court clerk's office. Although a good deal of court business is transacted by phone or over the Internet, obtaining a replacement for or copy of a lost subpoena needs to be done in person.
Advise an assistant clerk on duty in the clerk's office of the lost subpoena.
Provide the assistant clerk with the case number as well as the name of the person subpoenaed.
Request a copy of the lost subpoena or a replacement.
Confirm that the copy of lost subpoena is duly certified by the clerk's office. A certified copy is one that is authenticated by the clerk of the court as being a true and correct copy of original. A merely duplicated copy is not sufficient to replace a lost subpoena.
Obtain the appropriately certified replace or copied subpoena to be served on the witness.
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