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July 30, 2019

New York’s Child Victims Act Window Opens on August 14th!

The Child Victims Act Window Opens on August 14th! On August 14th, a one-year, one-time-only period will begin to allow all victims of childhood sexual abuse in New York to seek civil action, regardless of how old the victim is or how long ago the abuse occurred. This means that for one year, you may bring claims against the entities responsible for your sexual abuse, no matter how long ago the abuse occurred. In addition to the window, the Child Victims Act extends New York’s statute of limitations to allow for criminal charges against sexual abusers of children until their […]

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April 5, 2017

Two teenage boys charged in bathroom sex abuse at a Brooklyn school

Two teen boys sexually abused a 17-year-old girl with a learning disability in a Brooklyn school bathroom while other students watched, reports the New York Daily News. The victim was lured to the bathroom by a 13-year-old boy who told her that her teacher wanted to see her. The victim trusted the boy and followed him to the ground floor boy’s bathroom inside Public School 165 Ida Posner on Lott Ave. in Brownsville, where several boys were waiting. According to police sources, the 15-year-old boy pushed the girl into the bathroom and demanded she perform sex acts on a 14-year-old […]
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