Q: A lawyer doctored a document and presented it as the original to win his case. What can be done.
Additionally the judge sealed both documents to protect the lawyer. Defendant wants both examined by an expert.
Most rulings can be appealed if there was an error in the trial court's handling of the evidence. However, keep in mind that appeal rights are very time sensitive.
Separately, the Attorney Grievance Commission in this state investigates charges of lawyer misconduct.
While not legal advice, I hope the general information above helps.
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