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JAN KOZIATEK v. WILLIAM E. MARQUETT (11/23/84)

filed: November 23, 1984.

JAN KOZIATEK, APPELLANT,
v.
WILLIAM E. MARQUETT



No. 3316 Philadelphia 1982, Appeal from the Order of the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, of Montgomery County at No. 78-18531.

COUNSEL

Allen L. Feingold, Philadelphia, for appellant.

George H. Knoell, III, Norristown, for appellee.

Wickersham, Wieand and Lipez, JJ.

Author: Wickersham

[ 335 Pa. Super. Page 484]

Jan Koziatek appeals from the order of the Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County denying his petition to proceed in forma pauperis.*fn1

In this case, which arose out of an automobile accident, the jury returned a verdict finding that defendant-appellee was sixty-five percent (65%) negligent and plaintiff-appellant was thirty-five percent (35%) negligent, assessing damages sustained by plaintiff-appellant at $10,500.00. The lower court assessed delay damages, molded the verdict, and directed that a verdict be entered in favor of plaintiff and against defendant in the amount of $7,232.66.

Thereafter, the following occurred:

1. plaintiff filed post verdict motions;

2. plaintiff filed a petition to proceed in forma pauperis;

3. on September 12, 1980, Mr. Bonner [counsel for defendant] advised Judge Cirillo that he had never been served a copy of the petition to proceed in forma pauperis, and requested that same be stricken;

4. on September 15, 1980, Judge Cirillo wrote to Mr. Bonner (counsel for defendant) and Mr. Feingold (counsel for plaintiff), advising that he was setting a conference for Tuesday, September 30, 1980, in his ...


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