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I am interested to find a lawyer who can assist me in learning my options about a perjury case I am dealing with.
JA: What state is this in? And have any charges been officially filed?
Customer: Texas, Dallas county
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: not yet, and need to know what I should do
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: The perjury was committed on a protective order ruling. There were numerous other lies perpetrated as well.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

Hello and thank you for contacting us. This is Dwayne B. and I’m an expert here and looking forward to assisting you today.

Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

Is there a specific question with which I could assist?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
My wife lied on her protective order affidavit, on her claims for family violence, on her deposition and her attorney basically covered it up
I need to know what I can do now the case is finished with trial and awaiting judge ruling
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

Did you raise the issue at trial?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Minimally since my lawyer didn't have enough time allotted by court.
Since the judge didn't want to rule on family violence my lawyer tried to focus on property asset division.
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I know people may say I am being sore about the divorce. However, there is definitely wrong doing here and I had to pay thousands of dollars for it.
I wish to recoup some of it if I can
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
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Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

Unfortunately, you would have had to raise it at the trial and fully litigate it there to do anything civilly about it. Your only other choice is to report it to the District Attorney and see if they are interested in pursuing it but I've seen people raise the issue numerous time and have never seen the DA pursue the matter.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
But I can not file a separate lawsuit claiming perjury and defamation
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

No, it is required to bring all causes of action against that person in the same lawsuit and which occurred prior to the close of evidence in the case.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Thank you goodbye
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

You're very welcome.

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