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I was flying to Dallas from seattle to dallas on december 27th 2017 using economy flight. I Paid for my luggage $25 PLUS agent fees$25 but i did not get the services i paid for. The agent was very rude and intimidating when communicating with. To the point where i told her i am not going to let her ruin my vacation and she should stop using high tone voice but be professional by providing execellent customer . I was also denied to carry my luggage and felt like a criminal and that violeted my rights to my luggage as a carry on while there was empty space in the plan. The agent did violet my integrity and respect as individual. Communicating with a high tone and intimidation is not accepted especially if customer pays for service and that is custom emtional abuse. I have failed for the complaints with the airline but i need some advice if i can sue the airline for emotional distress on that they caused on that day.

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I am afraid that your claim here is called "breach of contract" if you paid for service you did not receive from the airline. Pursuant to the law for a breach of contract claim, no emotional distress damage is available. Someone yelling at a customer or speaking in a high tone of voice is also not legally actionable on its own, so your claim would have to come under breach of contract and you cannot get emotional damages, you can only get any actual money loss you prove you incurred as a result of their breach of contract.

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