Why should child abuse be legal?

Answer It can cause mental and physical damage to the child, in some cases children even die from it.

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Is child-abuse legal in the US?

No. By international convention (Convention on the Rights of the Child) child abouse is universally illegal.

Can charges for child abuse be brought on foster parents after child becomes an adult and remembers the abuse?

Answer In some cases the statute of limitations begins when you remember the abuse. I would try to find a lawyer, but this is pretty hard if you don't have the money.If these people are still fos... Read More »

What legal ramifications are there if a person does not report sexual abuse of a minor child?

This is a tricky question.Legally, the local law can dictate who must report abuse. that varies from place to place. it also depends on the context of the abuse. Was it a relative, an aquaintance, ... Read More »

If i have shared custody and my ex's husband is hitting my child and i have made a child abuse complaint should i assume full custody and not let my child return there since the social services knows?

If your ex husband it hitting your child just tell the police they will talk care of all the confusing stuff and they might bring your ex husband to jail cause you broke up and he isn't in your fam... Read More »