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Survivors file lawsuits as Child Victims Act goes into effect, but how many more to come remains unknown

October 5, 2023

With Maryland’s Child Victims Act in effect since Sunday, lawsuits have already been filed in courthouses throughout the state — including some high-profile cases against the Roman Catholic Church and state of Maryland. But how many more will come remains unknown. When other states set aside time limits — permanently or for brief timeframes — hundreds and sometimes thousands of cases seeking delayed justice were filed in state courts.


Article Source: Maryland Matters

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