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  • Your Rights When Accused of Child Abuse in Pennsylvania: A Legal Perspective

    Jan 17, 2024

    In Pennsylvania, allegations of Overview of Child Abuse Laws in Pennsylvania Pennsylvania's legal system defines child abuse in multifaceted ways, each with its own nuances: Physical Abuse: Emotional Abuse: Sexual Abuse: Neglect: Convictions for child abuse in Pennsylvania can result in serious penalties, such as lengthy prison sentences, substantial fines, and mandatory child abuse training programs. Additionally, these convictions can lead to a permanent mark on one’s criminal record, affecting future opportunities. Immediate...
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  • Civil vs. Criminal Child Abuse Cases: What's the Difference

    Nov 15, 2023

    Child abuse has two distinct legal dimensions: criminal and civil. Understanding the distinction between Overview of Criminal Child Abuse Cases in Pennsylvania What Constitutes Criminal Child Abuse? In Pennsylvania, criminal child abuse encompasses any act, failure to act, or series of acts that result in imminent risk or actual severe physical harm, sexual abuse or exploitation, or death of a child under 18 by a parent or caregiver responsible for the child's welfare. Potential...
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