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Ronald T Murphy

New Britain Medical Malpractice Attorney.

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  1. What is a normal sentence/punishment for two counts of breaking and entering (in CT)?

    Answered about 3 years ago.

    1. Ronald T Murphy
    1 lawyer answer

    That depends on a number of factors, such as: the prosecutor's attitude; the sentencing Judge; the victims' position; whether restitution was made or is possible; what type of criminal record the defendant has, if any; whether there are any mitigating factors in the defendant's background; whether there was addiction issues and if so, the type of treatment the defendant has sought; the defendant's general background, etc. As you can see, there is no simple answer to the question. Hopefully...

  2. I was involved in an car accident, where I was at fault because of a stop sign, can I sue?

    Answered almost 6 years ago.

    1. Ronald T Murphy
    1 lawyer answer

    You ask "can I sue?" The answer to that question is anyone can sue another person. The real question is should you? Perhaps the best way to get an answer to that question is to call personal injury lawyers in your area and determine if they are willing to take your case on a contingency fee basis, which means you don't pay an attorney's fee unless there is a recovery. A good PI lawyer will determine if liability can be established in your favor.