Pa. On Verge Of Extending Time For Abuse ChargesA bill to provide more time to file charges or lawsuits over sexual abuse is on its way to Pennsylvania's governor.
Lawmakers Consider Revising Criminal, Civil Statutes Of Limitation For Sexual AbuseUnlike victims of murder, victims of sexual abuse -- either as a child or as an adult -- face a time limitation that bars the prosecution of their predators.
2-Year Window For Child Sex Abuse Suits Advances In Pa. HouseThe Pennsylvania House is advancing a proposal to give victims of child sexual abuse a two-year window to sue over allegations that would otherwise be too old to pursue.
D.A.: 1992 Rape Charges Against NY Man Expired, DroppedThe Allegheny County district attorney has dropped charges that a New York man raped two Pittsburgh women in 1992 because the statute of limitations has expired.