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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Statute_of_limitations

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 may ...

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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.

statelaws.findlaw.com/california-law/california-civil-statute-of-limitations-laws.html

In every state, there are time limits for the filing of lawsuits and other civil actions called "statutes of limitations." California's civil statute of limitations laws are not ...

www.courts.ca.gov/9618.htm

A statute of limitations is the deadline for filing a lawsuit. Most lawsuits MUST be filed within a certain amount of time. In general, once the statute of limitations on  ...

www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/statute-of-limitations-state-laws-chart-29941.html

Know the time limits for filing a lawsuit (statutes of limitations) in your state.

resources.lawinfo.com/criminal-defense/criminal-statute-limitations-time-limits.html

The time limits for when criminal charges can be filed are known as criminal statute of limitations. Prosecutors (both federal and state) are forbidden from ...

victimsofcrime.org/docs/DNA%20Resource%20Center/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

Statute of Limitations. A type of federal or state law that restricts the time within which legal proceedings may be brought. Statutes of limitations, which date back  ...

www.alllaw.com/articles/nolo/medical-malpractice/state-laws-statutes-limitations.html

In every state, a law called a "statute of limitations" sets a limit on the amount of time you have to go to court and get a medical malpractice case started.

www.alllaw.com/articles/nolo/personal-injury/deadlines-file-lawsuit.html

Each state places a time limit on filing a personal injury case after you've been injured. Find the law in your state here.