I was suing the school for negligence and abuse. I got Georgia advocacy involved. We went to mediation and they drawed up a settlement. I specifically told the lawyer what I agree and don’t agree with at all. I was told if we don’t agree we have to go to hearing so he been making the school think I was agreeing to the agreement this whole time. When it was time to settled I found out he never told them what I agreed to. Once they learned I didn’t agree to it they wanted to go to trial and he withdrew from the case. Leaving me with no counsel. This counsel also seen footage of the teacher putting his hands on my kid and never let me view the footage or anything. I asked for a copy I was denied. Once he withdrew from the case it was dismissed with prejudice Case dismissed prejudice. I want to ask the judge for reconsideration. I felt I was wronged and the lawyer did not do his job. He left me in the middle of the case.
I am sorry to hear about that. Once a case is dismissed with prejudice, that means that case or those facts cannot be used to sue again.
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Once a case is dismissed "with prejudice," it cannot be brought up again.
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There is at least one step missing here: from the withdrawal of counsel to the dismissal with prejudice. That is what happened that the judge decided to dismiss with prejudice? The withdrawal of the lawyer would not have triggered that. Without knowing what happened no lawyer here can give you any direction.
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