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if someone files a charge against you, i.e., harrassment or

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if someone files a charge against you, i.e., harrassment or contempt of court...and you are found not guilty, can you ask for attorney fees and charges? Is this done through small claims?

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This would not be an automatic result,

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You would have to sue the person who made the false accusation against you for defamation,

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this would be done in civil court,

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if you win your defamation case, the Civil Court will provide you the damages you seek, such as attorney fees, and other fees.

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You would need an attorney to bring a defamation lawsuit.

Customer:

So I could not file a claim for attorney fees & expenses in small claims (as long as amount did not exceed the allowable amount).

WALLSTREETLAW :

you could do this in small claims court, you you would sue for defamation,

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in small claims court, and ask for the maximum amount

Customer:

Thanks,

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Good luck, and if you have any further questions please do not hesitate to ask.

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