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Can I take my ex husband to court over physical and mental

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Can I take my ex husband to court over physical and mental abuse he caused me during our 15 year marriage that ended 7 years ago.What proof would i need?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  LondonlawyerJ replied 2 years ago.
Hello I am a solicitor with 30 years experience. I will try to answer your question.
Generally there is a time limit on bringing actions for personal injury of 3 years from the date of injury or the date when you became aware of the injury (whichever is later). So unless you have had symptons resulting from the abuse appear within the last 3 years then the short answer is no you can not bring a claim for compensation.
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