...distress? I am permanently disabled--on SSDI and it was caused by my ex-husband. I have been diagnosed with Chronic Post-traumatic Stress Disorder...it never stops because my ex-husband and some others never 'stop'--its one thing after another...for well over a decade. I am completely unable to work. Thank you for your input, in advance.
This is a good article explaining the elements in detail: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intentional_infliction_of_emotional_distress
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Personal Injury Lawyer
Golnar gave you a good link
General Practice Lawyer
Ms. Sargeant was very helpful.
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Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
Yes the Wikipedia link supplied by Ms. Sergeant was very good. Look at 4 elements required to prove you case. Remember your ex husband's conduct must be extreme and outrageous. It sounds like you should consult a personal injury lawyer. Good Luck!