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What are the statute of limitations crime of molestation?

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What are the statute of limitations for a crime of molestation?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 2 years ago.


What US state is involved and is the alleged victim under 18?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Two victims aged 6 and 8 and perpetrator was 12 at the time of incident.
Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 2 years ago.

Thank you. I still need to know the US state in which this occurred, because every state's statute of limitations are different. Also, when you use the term "molestation" can you be a bit more specific? I don't need a lot of detail but I need to be sure we have the same definition of the term before I look at the law.