This week, we learned about victims’ rights and the role of those rights within the larger criminal justice system.
For your Unit 4 Complete assignment, draft a narrative essay in minimum of 1,200 words in which you address and discuss the questions and statements listed below. Use at minimum of THREE scholarly sources (course textbook can be used as one of those sources) and remember to demonstrate a thorough critical understanding of the READ and ATTEND sections in your essay. A strong emphasis will be placed on your critical thinking / problem solving skills when responding to the weekly essay questions. Please cite your response and sources in accordance with APA rules of writing. The aforementioned are the minimum requirements. You are encouraged to exceed those minimum requirements.
Read the articles below pertaining to the statute of limitations for victims of sexual abuse, namely those involving the scandals within the Catholic church. Should the statute of limitations be waived for such crimes? Explain your reasoning.
Catholic Priest Sexual Abuse Report -Why States Need to Change Statute of Limitations Laws
Male Sexual Abuse Survivors – Are we doing enough?