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1 Answer | Asked in Libel & Slander and Personal Injury for Missouri on
Q: Is this libel?

My ex filed a petition for modification of a final judgement seeking sole custody and the temporary and permanent removal of my parental rights concerning our minor child in Oct 2015. He and his lawyer concocted a 3 page petition, knowing that everything was false, the information having stemmed... Read more »

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing answered on Oct 17, 2016

Generally in court statements aren't subject to libel as it's presumed the court system has ways of dealing with this (perjury, subornation of perjury, etc). Discuss with your lawyer. Enjoy --if you are correct it can only damage their case.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Education Law and Libel & Slander for Missouri on
Q: What type of lawyer is best to represent a student in a matter in question at a University?

After reading, it looks like Education Lawyers represent more the institutions rather than families or students. We are in need of a lawyer that can strongly represent the student in a matter with student vs. a University. What type of lawyer are we looking for?

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing answered on Aug 5, 2016

Look for a member of the Mo. Trial Lawyers Association that represents students.Most of those will handle hs injry/special ed type situations. If it's a disciplinary type issue then you need someone that handles those issues.

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