State Business Courts, Aspects of Bail Reform Fare Well in Legislative Session but Await Final Approval
April 24, 2018
Attempts to provide greater legal remedies to adult victims of childhood sexual abuse, however, were less successful, after the Senate gutted the Hidden Predator Act, which received unanimous support in the House. The law would have allowed adult plaintiffs to sue an organization if there was proof it concealed evidence of child sex abuse in certain circumstances. Advocates said they plan to reintroduce the measure during the next session.