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UPDATE: Bills Challenge Pennsylvania Statute of Limitations for Victims of Sexual Assault

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What happens to victims who were sexually abused as children, and wish to seek justice as adults years later? A statute of limitations presents a roadbloack for that kind of case, and advocates for justice are encouraging the Pennsylvania Senate to amend these statutes. It was reported recently that deliberation returned back to the Senate […]

Will Pennsylvania Help Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse?

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Legal Help for Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse A statute of limitations prevents victims of childhood sexual abuse from seeking justice later in life. The Pennsylvania House advanced a bill that would adjust this statute, but the state Senate ignored it. Philadelphia attorney Stewart Eisenberg calls on the Senate to do better when it comes […]

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Pennsylvania Adoption Law Now Allows Adoptees Rights to Their Birth Certificates

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Until now, adoptees over 18 couldn’t apply for their birth records because their adoption records were sealed. Folks that have not been adopted have always had this ability, but sadly, it was not so easy for those that were released by their birth parents. For 33 years, adoptees have been required to petition the courts […]