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How to Prove a Claim for Emotional Distress in Virginia

How to Prove a Claim for Emotional Distress in VirginiaI am asked often whether a person can recover in Virginia for an entirely emotional injury. One where there is no actual physical harm or impact, but where someone suffers emotional harm through harassing conduct or other similar behavior. The Answer is YES, but in Virginia, this type of claim is disfavored by the Courts, and must meet unusual standards of proof. Continue reading “How to Prove a Claim for Emotional Distress in Virginia”