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California Removes Rape Statute of Limitations Amid Bill Cosby Allegations

California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill ending the state’s 10-year statute of limitations for prosecutors to file certain rape and child molestation cases. The new policy comes amid allegations of sexual assault made by multiple women against actor Bill Cosby. Brown signed the bill on Wednesday night without comment. The new law removes the 10-year window for people to deal with sexual assault and rape cases in the state.
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