Q: If someone plead guilty to assault related to a bar fight 2 years ago:
And is now the subject of a law suit asking $400k for damages in the form of pain, suffering, emotional distress. And he has already paid medical expenses and lost wages to the plantiff. If the judge/jury awards the damages, what is the likely structure of the settlement? Payments? Lump sum? Can the judgement be dismissed through bankruptcy?
Thanks for your time.
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