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  PANIYA CONTD.
Upon first entering her lawyer’s office, Vang was
a traumatized and terrified young mother. As
the lawsuit progressed, she gained strength and confidence. “The courage Paniya had to not only confront her abuser, which is remarkable by itself, but also to do so in the face of criticism from the very people you live with,” Arenz says, “just shows how brave and courageous she was.”
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Although Prataya had admitted that he had used his passport to travel to Laos, the court ordered the case to proceed to a trial before a jury in May 2017. Vang’s initial lawyer, Linda Miller, turned to Robins Kaplan and Patrick Arenz as trial counsel.“
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