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Child Victims Act deadline extended

FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2015 file photo, state and American flags are lowered to half-staff at the Empire State Plaza in Albany, N.Y., in honor of former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo. Cuomo, 82, died just hours after his son Andrew began his second term as New York's current governor and ordered flags lowered for his father. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that New York state will extend the window for victims to file claims under the Child Victims Act for an additional five months, until Jan. 14. Last year, Cuomo signed the Child Victims Act to give ...

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Long Island Catholic diocese challenges Child Victims Act


NEW YORK (AP) — Catholic officials on Long Island have filed a legal challenge arguing that the Child Victims Act that loosened statutes of limitations on molestation cases violates the New York state constitution. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville ...

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