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Usually, new information has been found that could or would change the outcome of the case. Ask the attoney that filed to reopen the case.

I did not have an attorney but the mental health counselor lost his license recently and he finally admitted to the act. Is this sufficient to reopen? His attorney settled out of court prior to him admitting.

As long as the statue of limitations of the offense have not been exceeded.

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