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The tort of intentional infliction of emotional distress has four elements that must be proved: 1) the wrongdoer’s conduct was intentional or reckless; 2) the conduct was outrageous or intolerable; 3) there was a causal connection between the wrongdoer’s conduct and the resulting emotional distress; and 4) the resulting emotional distress was severe. If this can be shown, then you do have a valid basis to file a civil lawsuit. Any medical bills/costs incurred can likely be recovered by the State, in the criminal proceedings, as a form of restitution but any additional damages, need to be obtained civilly.
It would all depend on the damages which you can show. By that, I mean what has resulted from this and can a value be placed on it. For example, you would likely need to be evaluated and under the care of a doctor, who would need to testify as to the extent of this and how you have suffered. You are welcome. Please let me know if there is anything else, as I would be happy to respond. If not, please remember to rate my help at this time at the top of this page, prior to leaving, so I can receive the proper credit, for our time together. A 5 STAR rating is greatly appreciated Thank you.