A federal district court judge ordered a plaintiffs attorney to pay fees after filing an amended complaint accusing opposing counsel of committing fraud with the help of a state superior court judge.
The plaintiff, Nellie Saninocencio, filed a civil complaint in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts in September making fraud allegations against defense attorneys involved in a 2015 negligence case in Essex Superior Court. In state court, Saninocencio had filed a simple negligence lawsuit after she slipped and fell after being ordered to move her vehicle for snow removal.
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