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Just wanted to know if using my Nick name in a justice court would make a difference I been going by my nickname k name my entire life I won the civil suit in court but then she tries to tell the judge that wasn't my name he asked me what it was it old him what the court appears said he said ok but she wanna sue me now cause she say that wasn't my name
JA: In what state did this occur?
Customer: Mississippi
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Criminal Lawyer: Zoey_ JD, JustAnswer Criminal Law Mentor replied 2 months ago

I don't see how someone could sue you for using your nickname in your court papers if you go by that your entire life. The judge did not seem concerned about this issue, and I don't see a basis for a suit here. Sounds like she may be grabbing at straws to find some way not to have to pay the judgment. A suit would go nowhere, unless there's much more than you're telling me than the fact that you used a nickname.

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