What are the elements that need to be fulfilled in a Personal Injury Lawsuit involving Intention Infliction of Emotional Distres

Asked 10 months ago - Grand Ledge, MI

...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.

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  1. Golnar Sargeant

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    Answered . This is a good article explaining the elements in detail: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intentional_inflic...

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  2. Christian K. Lassen II

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    Answered . Golnar gave you a good link

  3. Gerald R Stahl

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    Answered . 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!

  4. Daniel Nelson Deasy

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    Answered . Ms. Sargeant was very helpful.

    In no way am I offering you legal advice, and in no way has my comment created an attorney-client relationship.... more

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