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CAN I SUE A MAN IF HE GIVES ME HERPES BUT NEVER TELLS ME HE…

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CAN I SUE A...

CAN I SUE A MAN IF HE GIVES ME HERPES BUT NEVER TELLS ME HE HAD THEM BEFORE WE HAD SEX?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

TEXAS

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

NO

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I WAS 72 YEARS OLD AND SO WAS HE WHEN THIS HAPPENED, NOT LONG AFTER MY HUSBAND DIED....WHO DID NOT HAVE THEM. WE WERE MARRIED 58 YEARS AND NO FOOLING AROUND.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Personal Injury Law
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Personal Injury Lawyer: Michael Bradley,
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I am sorry for everything that you are going through. The short answer is yes you would be able to sue him for battery since he has given you a STD and from what you have said he did not disclose that he had this disease prior to your contact
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