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Need to confirm: statute of limitation to file a suit

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Need to confirm: statute of limitation to file a suit against the City of Kansas City for violation of civil rights- is it 5 years.
If damage occurred on 12/04/2012; Do I have until tomorrow to file a complaint in Federal Court because the courts is closed today (Sunday)
Can I just file a complaint without the exhibits- I may not have a time to put exhibits together.
Could a postmark (12/04/2017) work ?
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Correct. File ASAP. When date lands on a weekends rolls to next business day. Complaint need not include exhibits.Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding “yes” or “acceptable”
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Me being pro se, I wan't be able to file on online because I am not an attorney. What if I send compalint to someone on online and have him print it and take it to Federal Court there in Kansas City ( I am in Vallejo, CA). Does complaint need an original signature. Can I amend the complaint after I file it but before I serve it on the party.
You can amend. You can also have a lawyer handle the filing. An original should be filed.
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Good luck.Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding “yes” or “acceptable”
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
somehow, it won't let me rate. Anyhow, I will try back in few minutes. Other thing, I do not have lawyer yet. I will have to visit to KC. Do you have any other suggestion, other than an attorney to file
I would recommend to make sure your complaint is a clear narrative and compelling. Telling a story so to speak.martindale.com and findlaw.com are both excellent lookup directories. Both highly rated. Both used by lawyers. Easy to search and find local options.
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