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I have received a non binding tentative decision (TD) that

I have received a non binding tentative decision (TD) that indicates at the end (CRC3.1590/1591) that I have 10 days from filing to "specify principal controverted issues as to which the party is requesting a statement of decision or makes proposals not included in the tentative decision" I am represented in Propria Persona in Family court and a civil partition action and this one is difficult to understand. Does this mean I go through the TD, find misstatements, errors, miss allocation of testimony, and anything else that is in error, introduce by page and line, quote the statement, then give the correction, or "my understanding of. . .", any other correction necessary, and submit. What form should this be presented? (Like Points and Authorities, argument, etc?)and what if the error is so egregious correction requires a rather long address? I am at least trying to preserve my right to appear or motion for mis/re-trial if necessary. There was no court reporter present.

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My question is what happens, or what potentially could

Hello, my question is what happens, or what potentially could happen, if a civil case went to trial and one of the jurors had a pre-existing relationship with plaintiff but didn't say anything and plaintiff didn't say anything?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: virginia again this is for a civil caseJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: the whole trial has been completed, jury deliberating still but defendant recognized one of the jurors so later looked him up and realized he was connected to the case and biased but juror never said anything and neither did plaintiff, but they made eye contact a lot so they knewJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: nope thanks

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I wanted him to ask for mistrial and ask for sanctions

I wanted him to ask for mistrial and ask for sanctions against the defense that included the costs of our experts time. Now that case is over, all we have is a legal malpractice claim. The judge was definitely inclined to grant mistrial as their expert had testified at trial 8 times and knew the rules. It was not happenstance.

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Lucy, Esq.

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You have been extremely helpful. My lawyer quit his firm

You have been extremely helpful. My lawyer quit his firm about 4 months before the trial so we were pretty much stuck with him as he took all the depositions. But when your unpaid treating surgeon testifies against another surgeon with no hesitations, and that the bothched surgery permanently caused nerve damage that cost me my job and my life, that is a case you should not lose. Hence, asking for the mistrial meant he would have had to front the costs of our experts all over again. And that was in in his best interests, not mine. He also allowed the defense to call their experts during my case in chief as an accommodation to the defense. I would never have agreed to that since we were defending our case during my case in chief. Their main witness sealed the deal since he came off as the friendly uncle and was asking the jurors how long they had been on trial, and how tough that was to be away from their families. After that, these jurors were convinced my case was a waste of their time, and never heard my surgeon, who was on a video evidence dep, making taking notes in the dark court room impossible. In truth, this was never about the money for me and my wife. This was about the truth. I have had 6 corrective surgeries to try to repair the damage but the nerves were damaged beyond repair. And my surgeon was a Professor of Surgery at a premier hospital in Chicago. I cannot tell you how frustrated this was after 5 years of BS by defense. Unreal....Charlie

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Lucy, Esq.

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During my medical malpractice trial, the bailiff saw the

During my medical malpractice trial, the bailiff saw the defense expert talking to the jurors outside the court room. Is this adequate to ask for a mistrial?

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Lucy, Esq.

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I was the defendant in a wrongful death suit in ga the case

i was the defendant in a wrongful death suit in ga the case was a mistrial because the plantiff lawyer perjured the jury so the judge called it a mistrial can they still file for a retrial if the if the statue of limitation has pass they\originally file in time for the first trail

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In a common sense case if a person wasn't seen a the crime

In a common sense case if a person wasn't seen a the crime breaking in a home and no one witness the crime.In the State of Florida can a person be convicted on a palm print through a agency without showing documentation of a person. If a person had a trail and the trail was hung jury can a judge retail the case after he giving his word on a mistrail

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I was assaulted by the defendant on 8/13/13. On 10/9/13

I was assaulted by the defendant on 8/13/13. On 10/9/13 there was civil restraining order for 3 1/2 years issued to the defendant by the Superior Court (Los Angeles, SW District). The case moved into the next phase with a different tag number. This is when everything went legally wrong. The Deputy DA assigned to assist me deliberately excluded me out of 3/20/14 hearing by not mailing me a subpoena and instead calling me and my wife by phone without leaving a message about the hearing where she acceded to a plea bargain of guilty for no jail time for the assailant. We were tricked. Let me know if I can use this to claim a legal mistrial. Thank you-L.De Lumen,***@******.***,(###) ###-####

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The defense attorneys in our civil claim have filed false

Customer: The defense attorneys in our civil claim have filed false discovery, false affidavits, and lied to the court and jury about a NYS law which the jury based their decision on. We filed a post trial motion for mistrial, the judge wouldn't address the issue and denied motion as well as they file another false affidavit against the ptm. We then filed a cple 5015 on the misconduct to the ptm and judicial and attorney disqualification which was denied in sept 2015. We want to file for either perjury or judiciary law 487 for deceit on the court, or ethics misconduct against them, but are trying to figure out how. The case can be viewed online at www.jessevannamevrge..com We won summary judgment and an appeal as well. Any directions would be appreciated. JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: The defense attorneys in our civil claim have filed false discovery, false affidavits, and lied to the court and jury about a NYS law which the jury based their decision on. We filed a post trial motion for mistrial, the judge wouldn't address the issue and denied motion as well as they file another false affidavit against the ptm. We then filed a cple 5015 on the misconduct to the ptm and judicial and attorney disqualification which was denied in sept 2015. We want to file for either perjury or judiciary law 487 for deceit on the court, or ethics misconduct against them, but are trying to figure out how. The case can be viewed online at www.jessevannamevrge..com We won summary judgment and an appeal as well. Any directions would be appreciated. JA: OK got it. Last thing — JustAnswer charges a fee (generally around $36) to post your type of question to Legal Experts (you only pay if satisfied). There are a couple customers ahead of you. We can help you for less if you're not in a rush. Are you willing to wait a bit? Customer: yes ty JA: OK. Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.

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