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Jeff Herman in the New York Post: “Legal experts trash ‘child porn’ claim over Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ album cover”

NEW YORK, August 25,2021, (nypost.com) A lawsuit filed by the man who appeared as a baby on Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ album cover is getting a varied reaction from many legal experts. Jeff Herman quoted in the New York Post article: But lawyer Jeff Herman, whose Manhattan firm recently filed around 1,400 suits under New York’s Child Victims’ Act,

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Herman Law Firm P.A. in the New York Post: “How the Child Victims Act revealed New York’s dark history of child sexual abuse”

NEW YORK, August 13, 2021, (nypost.com) Tomorrow marks the final day to file child sexual abuse cases in New York under the New York Child Victims’ Act. From the New York Post article: “Overall, the [Child Victims’ Act] window has accomplished what it was intended to do,” said Jeff Herman from Herman Law, which has

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Herman Law Firm, P.A.: New York Child Victims Act Window Closing August 13

Survivors Must File Now  NEW YORK, June 23, 2021 (Newswire.com) – After almost two years of being in effect, the statute of limitations extension created by the New York Child Victims Act (CVA) is ending. Survivors have until Aug. 13, 2021, to file any potential claim for damages related to previously time-barred cases. After Aug. 13, 2021, those

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Schenectady County, child services sued over sex abuse claims; Foster care focus of Child Victim’s Act case

Written By Shenandoah Briere/ The Daily Gazette   The foster care system is systemically flawed, according to a child sex abuse survivor and her attorneys who recently filed a lawsuit against Schenectady County, the Office of Family and Children Services and 10 unnamed individuals. The case, filed under the Child Victim’s Act, is one of

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Lawsuit: St. Lawrence County negligent in alleged sexual abuse of foster child 50 years ago

By SYDNEY SCHAEFER CANTON — Two foster fathers allegedly sexually abused a young girl in foster care in St. Lawrence County nearly 50 years ago, according to a lawsuit filed against the county last week. The woman, identified as her initials C.I. in court documents, filed suit in state Supreme Court in St. Lawrence County

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Colorado most recent state to discuss open window for victims of child sex abuse to file claims

Lawmakers in Colorado are discussing opening a window to allow adult victims of child sex abuse to file claims agains their perpetrators. The window of opportunity had previously been closed due to statute of limitations expiring.  Lawmakers are talking about  whether to give victims of child sexual abuse an unlimited time frame to file suits

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