Legal Question in Civil Litigation in Georgia

Emotional Distress and mental anguish

What is the difference between ''mental anguish'' and ''emotional distress'' under the law? Do each require different levels of proof and/or have different levels of recoveries associated with them?

Asked on 2/03/04, 2:06 pm

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Scott Delius Delius Law Firm, P.C.
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Re: Emotional Distress and mental anguish

I haven't researched the issue, but my understanding is that they are essentially the same. If you would give me the facts of your situation, perhaps I could provide more input. Please feel free to contact me directly.

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Answered on 2/03/04, 6:20 pm

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