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Should my attorney be fighting for penalties

Postby confused » August 25th, 2006, 9:07 pm

I settled my case before the new law went into affect 100% with medical am I entitled to the old law penalties?
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Laws not retroactive.

Postby Iggy962 » September 10th, 2006, 6:56 am

Unless the legeslators in your state wrote retroactive caluse into the changes your case should be settled unger the old laws. It's called EX post facto i think. You can't change a law that effects the people who allready have an action under that law.

I reccomend checking the web to see if the laws are posted for your state.
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