Child sex abuse victims get one-year window to launch New York lawsuits
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 (
6 days ago)
Hundreds of people in New York state previously barred from filing lawsuits over alleged sexual abuse as children will go to court beginning on Wednesday after a new law temporarily lifted legal time limits.
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Lawsuits were filed just after midnight right as a new law took effect. The Catholic Church, Rockefeller University and the Boy Scouts have already been named in lawsuits. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports. Victims Of Sex Abuse Get New Chance To File Civil Lawsuits 01:39
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