Michigan state senate bill aims to increase statute of limitations for sexual assault crimes

WSYMPublished: October 18, 2017
Published: October 18, 2017

The statute of limitations as it stands now is 10 years or the victim's 21st birthday--whichever comes later. That means if an eight-year-old is sexually assaulted, they would have until they are 21 to go to court, versus a 15-year-old, who would have until ten years after the assault.

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