Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune drinking water was contaminated for decades, putting veterans at risk. A new bill could help those impacted receive compensation.
The Adult Survivors Act will give survivors who experienced sexual assault as adults new options. For 1 year, they can sue responsible parties, no matter when the abuse occurred.
Arkansas legislators passed a bill to open a two-year “look back” window. Older survivors of child sexual abuse now have a renewed chance to file legal claims.
Colorado lawmakers passed a bill to open a 3-year “look back” window. Many older survivors of child sexual abuse will have a renewed chance to seek justice.
The extended “look back” window for New York child sexual abuse claims closes August 14, 2021. Some survivors have limited time left to seek legal justice.
Lousiana lawmakers passed a bill to eliminate the legal deadline for child sex abuse claims. The bill also creates a 3-year “look back” window for survivors.