St Louis, MO asked in Workers' Compensation for Missouri

Q: Why would I not be allowed in my mediation conf for workers comp? Came as a surprise, my atty withdrew when I ?'d it

I was allowed in the room only to tell the ALJ the symptoms I deal with every day and then my attorney escorted me out. No idea what happened, when I asked questions as to what the heck happened she withdrew from the case. Opposing counsel isn't responding either. Would it be appropriate if I contact the ALJ by email? I'm in a desperate situation. Can I request a hardship hearing myself?

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