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Statute of limitations

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Statutes of limitations are laws passed by legislative bodies in common law systems to set the .... Although there is usually no statute of limitations for murder (particularly first-degree murder),...

Why Are There Statutes of Limitations in Child Rape Cases? - Slate

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Dec 21, 2011 ... Though child molestation is a monstrous crime, there are good reasons for a statute of limitations in sexual assault cases—mainly that the ...

Why is there a statute of limitations? - Quora

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In the case where there is more than enough objective evidence (not relating to memories etc), doesn't the enforcement of the statute of limitations amount to a ...

Why Do Rape Cases Have Statutes Of Limitations, And What Does ...

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Aug 14, 2015 ... Across the country, statutes of limitations for rape or sexual assault cases .... And there shall not be proof, because the statute of limitations has ...

Is it just to have a statute of limitations on rape? | Debate.org

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State your opinion on whether you think that it is fair to have statue of limitations on rape or should there be no time limit.

Time Limits for Charges: State Criminal Statutes of Limitations ...

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A statute of limitation is a law which forbids prosecutors from charging someone with a crime that was committed more than a specified number of years ago.

Why do sex crimes have a statute of limitations? - Collections - The ...

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Jan 3, 2012 ... Q: Why is there a statue of limitation on child sex-abuse crimes? A: As the Penn State, Syracuse University and Bill Conlin sex abuse scandals ...

Statutes of Limitations - RAINN | Rape, Abuse and Incest National ...

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Feb 5, 2016 ... Note: while not yet repealed, this crime's statute of limitations law was held ..... Are there any exceptions to the statute of limitations laws?

What is the Statute of Limitations for Rape? - HG.org

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There may be inadequate space to store evidence for unsolved crimes. Philosophically, states may establish statutes of limitations so that an offender does not ...

End the statute of limitations on child sex abuse - Chicago Tribune

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May 3, 2016 ... Pat Quinn signed legislation that removed the statute of limitations on sex crimes against children — but only for cases in which there is ...

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The Economist explains: Why sex crimes have statutes of limitations ...

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Oct 8, 2015 ... In Colorado and a few other states, there is a 10-year cap on prosecuting ... But there is no national norm for a statute of limitations for rape, ...

Statute of Limitations for Sexual Assault - National Center for Victims ...

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highlights states that have a DNA exception to the statute of limitations. Though the .... after the commission of the offense, there shall be no limit on the period of  ...

Cosby Rape Allegations: It's Time To End The Statute Of Limitations ...

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Nov 24, 2014 ... There is no statute of limitations on murder because no one thinks the passage of time should shield a killer from answering for his crime.