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I would like to file an amended complaint adding 4th CAUSE OF ACTION: MALICIOUS PROSECUTION and 5th CAUSE OF ACTION: INTENTIONAL INFLICTION OF EMOTIONAL DISTRESS. My attorney believes that malicious prosecution is meant only for law enforcement, prosecutors and the like. He also believes for INTENTIONAL INFLICTION OF EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, I must have had an emotional breakdown or at the very least seen a shrink. Please find attached complaint give me your opinion.
Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Personal Injury Law
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Personal Injury Lawyer: Infolawyer, Attorney replied 10 months ago
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Lawyer is wrong on both grounds. Malicious prosecution can be pursued in a Civil case and often done in a new case after winning an earlier one. Emotional harm claims need a showing of injury and normally evidenced by medical bills, therapy etc. Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding "yes" or "acceptable"
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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Do you believe that Malicious Prosecution should be removed from the filing and another civil complaint filed if the current action is successful?Neither me nor my wife have medical bills for any therapy. Do you believe an action for emotional harm will be of no avail?Please see the PDF attached earlier.
Personal Injury Lawyer: Infolawyer, Attorney replied 10 months ago
I would wait on the malicious claim. I would not pursue an emotional harm claim without injury backed by bills or therapy.
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Personal Injury Lawyer: Infolawyer, Attorney replied 10 months ago
Good luck.
Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding "yes" or "acceptable"
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Personal Injury Lawyer: Infolawyer, Attorney replied 10 months ago
Is that clear?
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