The Coast News. 1/23/20
The Zalkin Law Firm is continuing to prepare and file civil lawsuits against several California Catholic Dioceses on behalf of survivors of priest childhood sexual abuse. These survivors have come forward to seek justice under California's new Statute of Limitations Law, AB 218. Here is more local coverage on our cases. Attorney Irwin Zalkin, who has a long history of representing victims of priest sex abuse, is leading the firm's work in this area.
This news article explains how his clients can now file a civil lawsuit forward under AB 218.
“For these victims, they’ve lived a life of incredibly difficult emotional distress, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxieties, depression, difficulties in relationships, and substance abuse,” said Zalkin. “The impact of child sexual abuse is devastating, it’s lifelong and it really derails the normal development of a human being.”
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