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How long do you have to sue?

How long after what you believe to be a medical malpractice is done do you have til you file a suit against it? Is there a set time limit? Like 2 yrs after an incident?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:40 PM on Mar. 28, 2010 in Money & Work

Answers (5)
  • Check your state statutes. You can google it. Sometimes it's only 1 yr but check for your state
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 5:41 PM on Mar. 28, 2010

  • I do belive it is 2 years.
    I had to sue over med mal but I went right away.
    rochellecole

    Answer by rochellecole at 5:42 PM on Mar. 28, 2010

  • Well I have just been debating on whether I should or not. I am not a sue happy person at all but it's about the birth of my son. The doctors could have fully prevented my sons premature birth and therefore prevented most if not all my sons health issues. We are drowning in my sons medical bills and most can be directly related to his prematurity.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:59 PM on Mar. 28, 2010

  • 2 yrs
    mxmtaylor

    Answer by mxmtaylor at 6:04 PM on Mar. 28, 2010

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    Happymom2-2

    Answer by Happymom2-2 at 9:25 AM on Mar. 29, 2010

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