Questions to Ask a Lawyer - Adult Survivors Act

Passed in 2022, the “Adult Survivors Act” gives anyone who was sexually assaulted as an adult a window of 1 year (until Nov. 24, 2023) to file a civil case against the person who assaulted them, or the institution or organization that protected that person, no matter when the sexual assault occurred as long as the survivor was an adult at the time of the assault. Here is a resource about questions to ask a lawyer if you were sexually assaulted as an adult.

  • Attachment(s): DOC
  • Organization: Empire Justice Center
  • Date Created: December 16, 2022
  • Last Updated: January 27, 2023
  • Victims Rights
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