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Can a single activity be subject to both a civil lawsuit and criminal charges

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  1. Yes.

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    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. can you provide me some more details such as an example for my understanding?

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  3. A person who causes an automobile accident may be subject to criminal law, especially if he is drunk. The the people who were injured may sue in civil court for damages.

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  4. Thank you. I understand now why the answer is yes based on your example.

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  5. You're welcome.

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