India toughens law to protect children from sexual abuse
Friday, 12 July 2019 NEW DELHI (AP) — The Indian government has toughened a law against child sexual abuse and child pornography. The law amended this week has increased the maximum penalty for child sex abuse to capital punishment from 20 years in prison. The government also defined child pornography for the first time and made the penalties more […]
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The Child Victims Act is set to go into effect across New York Wednesday. The state law would expand the statute of limitations to allow a one-year window for... CBS News Also reported by •NYTimes.com •Reuters
A groundbreaking new law took effect overnight in New York. The Child Victims Act gives sexual abuse survivors, barred by a statue of limitations, a one year... CBS News Also reported by •NYTimes.com •Gothamist •Reuters