Q: If a case was dismissed either with or without prejudice in criminal court, can the defendant still be pursued in civil?
The defendant was given 30 hrs of independent community service and 2 months of no contact with myself the plaintiff. I was told the case was dismissed, however I don’t know if it was with or without prejudice. I am now suing the defendant in civil court and want to make sure I can go forward with this even though the case was dismissed in criminal court?
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