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Q: I was only 3 when this happened to my dad.. I’m now 34 could I reopen this case
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Feb 24, 2021

No, but why not get a second opinion? Courts will not reopen statute of limitation cases unless there has been some very significant and unique issue. If , for instance, police actually hid evidence that might be the basis to reopen, but I doubt it. But ask some DC attorneys or attorneys from the... View More

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Q: Do I have exposure in a whistleblower situation in which the situation costs a loss of life if I do not warn the public?

I am aware of such a situation, and due to recent changes in a specific law, and there being statements by lawmakers stating that those that know about such incidents should be held accountable for not telling authorities, I want to know where I stand.

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Dec 19, 2016

Morally you are responsible. Legally, it depends on your position and the type of company it is. Probably worth getting a confidential consult with an attorney who handles those matters.

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