A law has passed in New York that gives those who were sexually abused as minors one year to file lawsuits for the harm they suffered regardless of how long ago the abuse occurred.
People who were diagnosed with cancer or other serious illnesses after being exposed to asbestos or other environmental hazards may be able to take legal action. While these cases are usually handled on an individual basis – not as class action lawsuits – they can still provide people the chance to recover compensation for medical bills related to their diagnoses. (You can learn more about the differences between class action and individual lawsuits here.)
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