Q: What is the amount of time till you can file wrongful death in virginia?
I'm under age my mother passed in a wreck with a drunk driver. I'm not sure if my family filed or not.
A: When a family member dies as a result of the neglect or wrongful action of another, a lawsuit for damages may be brought by the personal representative of the decedent within two years after the death of the injured person. (Va. § 8.01-50, 8.01-244).
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