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Monthly Archives: September 2006

Longer Statute of Limitations for Child Sex Abuse Posted on Sep 22

Lt. Governor Kerry Healey yesterday signed St.2006, c.303, amending MGL c.266, s.63 by increasing the statute of limitations for criminal prosecution of child sexual abuse from 15 to 27 years. If the victim is “under the age of sixteen at the time such crime is   …Continue Reading Longer Statute of Limitations for Child Sex Abuse