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I got false accusations of my life on a show called 20/20…

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I got false accusations...

I got false accusations of my life on a show called 20/20 witch affected my mental health and my reputation as a muder I would like to know what steps to take

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I was a signing some papers in jail. I had a thapist in jail that I think was trying to ask me about my life but I use PCP when I was young and have no good memory. This has caused me to relapse on almost every drug. I need help

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Personal Injury Lawyer: ScottyMacEsq, Attorney replied 8 months ago
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I'm sorry to hear about your situation. What false accusations, specifically, were they?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I would like to know what steps to take in this law suit. I got false accusations of almost my whole life I have got put on multiple meds I am parinored outside of my house can barely sleep. I feel I can't even get married in my future for a murder a was acussed for. I only seen half if not 15 minutes of the show. I cry every night and feel as if where ever I go I can't even start a new life. This matter has caused me to do drugs like heroin PCP. I just need help to move forward. Do you know if I can get a law suit or what steps take
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
My mental health status is I'm 23 hand scitofenia at age of 14
Personal Injury Lawyer: ScottyMacEsq, Attorney replied 8 months ago

What did they say about you on this program? I assume that you want to sue the producers / production company / etc... of 20/20?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
They said I was a cold harder killer, trafficking, and a hustler. It's a show on basic t.v do you know how much can I make on this law suit
Personal Injury Lawyer: ScottyMacEsq, Attorney replied 8 months ago

I see. Is there any evidence that the producers / writers talked about you in this way maliciously? That is, that they really want to harm you? Or is it for "entertainment value", etc... that they're making these statements about you?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
There's evidence of state mental from the cast of 20/20 I just seen it air in 2014 and cryed. I must of got interview for a tharipsit Jennifer from masion youth institution in Cheshire ct. The show is a documentary about my life. I can sleep in paranoid scared for my life of my future and cause me to take medication for mental health
Personal Injury Lawyer: ScottyMacEsq, Attorney replied 7 months ago

So to be clear, there never were any allegations, trial, conviction, etc... of these events? This is the first time that they talked about them?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I'm never got convicted for the alleged crime I just got interview by my thipist in jail without knowing back in 2013. And seen me in the documentary show. And they have re runs on the show
Personal Injury Lawyer: ScottyMacEsq, Attorney replied 7 months ago

When was the show originally aired? When's the last time that a rerun was shown?

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