Colorado lawmakers passed a bill eliminating the legal deadline to file civil lawsuits in recent and future cases of child sexual abuse.
Rhode Island lawmakers are considering legislation to close a loophole in the state’s child sex abuse claims deadline. The Catholic Church opposes the fix.
Washington, D.C. “look back” window for childhood sexual abuse survivors closes May 2, 2021. Some survivors are running out of time to file a claim.
Prompted by Boy Scouts abuse cases, a new California bill would require youth organizations to enact child abuse prevention policies to receive insurance.
Utah lawmakers passed a bill to regulate youth residential treatment facilities less than a month after Paris Hilton testified on behalf of abuse survivors.
A bill requiring Arizona clergy to report child sex abuse, including abuse revealed during confession, has failed.