Chile removes statute of limitations on child sex abuse amid Church crisis but new law not retroactive

Chilean President Sebastian Pinera signed into law on Thursday a bill to remove the statute of limitations on sex crimes involving children amid a sex abuse crisis that has rocked the country’s Catholic Church and claimed more than 200 victims.The law, which first was proposed in 2010, ends impunity in cases that would have previously […]
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