Statutes of limitations are laws passed by legislative bodies in common law
systems to set the maximum time after an event within which legal proceedings
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.
Feb 5, 2016 ... State, What is the Crime? What is the statute of limitations? Statutory Citation(s):
Alabama ^, Rape, first degree. This crime is a Class A felony.
victimsofcrime.org/docs/DNA Resource Center/sol-for-sexual-assault-check-chart---final---copy.pdf?sfvrsn=2
highlights states that have a DNA exception to the statute of limitations. ... the
tolling of a statute of limitations in cases where a perpetrator is later identified ...
legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/statute of limitations
Definition of statute of limitations in the Legal Dictionary - by Free online English
dictionary and encyclopedia. What is statute of limitations? Meaning of statute of
For those states that have a statute of limitations for rape, some period between
three to thirty years is common. However, not all states have a statute of ...
statute of limitations. n. a law which sets the maximum period which one can wait
before filing a lawsuit, depending on the type of case or claim. The periods vary ...
This section shall be known and may be cited as the "Uniform Statute of
Limitations on Foreign Claims Act." (b) General rule.--The period of limitation
Except as otherwise provided by law, no recovery shall be had for any
infringement committed more than six years prior to the filing of the complaint or ...
www.ndaa.org/pdf/Statute of Limitations for Prosecution of Offenses Against Children 2012.pdf
This compilation includes statutes that establish, toll, extend, or eliminate time
limitations for charging criminal offenses relating specifically to child victims.