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New York Child Victims Act

The New York Child Victims Act makes a necessary change to long standing precedent in statutes of limitations in child sexual assault cases. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has made this Act one of his top initiatives for 2018-19, and after the Legislature voted to approve the legislation on Monday Jan 28th,2019, it now heads to the Governor’s desk for his signature.

The Child Victims Act will extend the statute of limitations on child sexual abuse crimes to the age of 28 in criminal cases and the age of 50 in civil cases, with a one year-window to bring civil claims for victims below that age limit.

For more information on the act and if you feel that a claim can be revived, contact us today.

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Accused Catholic Clergy

Accused Catholic Clergy

A List that Grows Longer Nearly Every Day.

Our attorneys are familiar with hundreds of priests, brothers, and nuns accused of sexual abuse across the United States, and, in some cases, across the globe. Thanks to the bravery of our clients, many perpetrators have been exposed publicly for the first time in lawsuits filed by Herman, Mermelstein & Horowitz, P.A.

Click on the left to access a list of those accused Roman Catholic clerics who have named publicly in court documents and news articles. For more information on a specific perpetrator, visit www.bishopaccountability.org.

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