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NaCoop4u wrote at 2014-12-04 04:21:51
Statute of Limitations start from the day of the incident (e.g. false arrest) or the day you knew or should have known of the act for instance you may not discover a doctor's negligence for a year.  However, every state has general time limits that actions must be commenced.  For instance civil assault and battery are generally one (1) year from the date the individual knew or should have known.  General negligence as in auto accidents are usually two (2) years, breach of contract two (2) years. Criminal actions have very little to do with civil actions other than you may not want to relinquish your right to remain silent, by initiating a civil action

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