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More advocacy for sex abuse victims

Minnesota Child Victims Act would lift abuse lawsuit limits, allow adults to seek justice no matter how much time has lapsed

February 15, 2013
By Per Peterson , Marshall Independent

MARSHALL - A little less than a year after Jacob's Law went into effect requiring both parents to be notified in cases where a child is the victim of physical abuse or sexual assault, legislation that would make it easier for Minnesotans who were sexually abused as children to bring civil lawsuits against their abuser or the institution that facilitated the abuse has been introduced at the state Capitol.

 
 

 

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