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If the deadline (statutes of limits) to file a personal

injury case was on Oct...
If the deadline (statutes of limits) to file a personal injury case was on Oct 22nd (as it would be 4 years to the day) and the 22nd fell on a Sunday, would I have to file before or would Monday the 23rd work?
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JD 1992
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On personal injury cases of a filing day ends on a weekend or a holiday then it goes to the next working day although the sooner you file it the better since if you file it outside the actual date the defense is going to file a motion to dismiss, which should be denied, but is still a hassle to deal with.

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