Legal Question in Appeals and Writs in Virginia

Case Of Mistaken Identity

What makes a judgement one that is valid?

A defendant was served court papers and signed for their receipt.

Through a clerical error, the defendants name was misspelled after the case was won.

Would that make the judgement become obsolete?

Asked on 8/09/08, 3:51 pm

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Michael E. Hendrickson Attorney & Counsellor at Law
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Re: Case Of Mistaken Identity

Probably, nothing at this point in time, but you might want to check it out further with a local


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Answered on 8/10/08, 12:43 am

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