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Assembly passes child victims act bill; sponsor “demands” Senate vote
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Assembly passes child victims act bill; sponsor “demands” Senate vote

The Assembly passed a long-contested Child Victims Act bill Wednesday afternoon, giving childhood sexual abuse victims hope they may soon have the opportunity seek justice for crimes committed years ago. Passing by a margin of 139-7, the Child Victims Act (A.5885-a) extends the statute of limitations for criminal prosecution of […]