Q: Can I sue for being misdiagnosed with schizophrenia spectrum disorder ? I clearly don't have it.
Hello I was arrested two years ago for possession of an assault weapon in ca. While serving time I. County jail I was pulled off to the side by a psychologist and a psychiatrist whom out of the blue told me I had schizophrenia spectrum disorder and put me on medication. I never showed symptoms of mental illness and I would say I had simply seen a case of malicious prosecution, can I sue the doctor or state for this ? Can I get disability ?
MORE INFO NEEDED.
YOU CAN ALWAYS SUE ANYONE FOR ANYTHING AT ANY TIME. THE ISSUES IS WILL YOU WIN
AND WILL YOU BE ABLE TO AFFORD A LAWYER TO ASSIST YOU.
YOU ARE POSING THIS QUESTION IN A CRIMINAL LAW CHAT LINE.
SET UP AN APPOINTMENT IN YOUR COMMUNITY ASAP AS THERE ARE STATUTES OF LIMITATIONS AND ONCE YOU GO OVER IT YOU CAN'T BRING AN ACTION.
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