In this video attorney Peter Bartinik, Jr. explains what is a special defense in a civil case in Connecticut.  A special defense is a pleading.  A special defense is a denial in which the defendant claims that they win the based based on a special rule even if all of the allegations in the complaint are true.  An example of a special defense is the statute of limitations.  

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If you want the help of a lawyer to handle a case in Southeastern, Connecticut or anywhere in Connecticut then contact the personal injury lawyers at The Bartinik Law Firm, PC., 100 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT. at 860-445-8521 or toll free at 888-717-4211.

Peter J. Bartinik, Jr.
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Civil Trial Attorney, Practicing Law in Connecticut