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"There is no Statute of Limitations on Trauma Recovery" posted 7/19/16
Not too long ago I was reading an article where Elijah Wood (of Lord of the Rings fame) stated that child abuse is rampant in Hollywood. Corey Feldman, who was a child actor in Hollywood, is one of the victims that Wood was referring too. But according to Feldman, because of the Statute of Limitations, his abuser is now protected by the law, and justice cannot be served unless a current victim comes forward. So what is this Statute that Mr. Feldman is talking about? Read more.
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CASA at the Capitol
Carol, Maureen, and two of our volunteers, Sherry Tonniges and Jane Jensen, just returned from the National CASA Conference. This year the conference was held in Washington, D.C. For 3 days, these ladies got to attend workshops with experts in working with children and the legal system. They were inspired, encouraged, and influenced. They also had a little time for sight-seeing. Here’s what they have to say about the experience.