I Think Frivolous Suing Should Be a Crime

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    http://madconomist.com/10-most-outragreous-frivolous-lawsuits 1. 1991, Richard Overton sued Anheuser-Busch for $10,000. He claimed to have suffered emotional distress, mental injury, and financial loss because drinking beer did not make his fantasies of beautiful women in...
    BeTheBestMe BeTheBestMe
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 18, 2008

    Suing For Stupidity

    So it is really McDonald's fault this guy left his cell phone with nude photos of his wife and someone posted them online.   http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/27867839/
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    1 Response Nov 25, 2008

    In Australia Its Just Not That Easy To Go Suing Ad Hoc

    we still have an extremely conservative "old boys" establishment rules English Legal system, based more on wealth than on case by case outcomes... the emphasis is still very much precedent, its not easy to win negligence cases in medical negligence claims even having proved the...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2011

    Because They Are

    Frivolous Lawsuits are a crime...at least in the US. "United States courts usually define "frivolous litigation" as a legal claim or defense presented even though the party and the party's legal counsel had reason to know that the claim or defense had no merit. A...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Sep 29, 2008

    Wow Oh Wow.

    "My mango chunks are not a perfect square. I'm going to sue you". "My dinner is hot, I burnt my mouth. I'm going to sue you". "My trousers are a bit long. I'm going to sue you". "My toothpaste isn't minty enough. I'm going to sue". Get real and suck it up. Seriously. Lawyers are...
    OnMyTippeeToes OnMyTippeeToes
    18-21, F
    Jan 18, 2012
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