Has the Child Victims Act impacted the criminal side of sexual abuse?

13 Feb, 2019 0 comments

Yes. The law gives law enforcement more time to file charges against sexual abusers. Under the new law, victims are able to seek felony criminal charges until their 28th birthday, and they will have until their 25 th birthday to seek misdemeanor charges.

Author: Jeff S. Korek

Jeff S. Korek joined Gersowitz, Libo and Korek, P.C. in 1992 as partner and trial attorney representing victims of medical malpractice and construction accidents. Known for his meticulous preparation and dedication to his clients, he has obtained substantial verdicts.