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Another bombshell: There is no statute of limitations on rape in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Pennsylvania, where the assault is alleged to have taken place, has a 12-year statute of limitations on sexual assault.

Are there statutes of limitations for these crimes, which in some cases are alleged to have taken place decades ago?

According to the memo, Miller then asked what the statute of limitations in Illinois was and to define what the allegations meant.

Today, she feels—and has proven—there are few limitations to what she can do.

For example, there is a vast discussion afoot upon the questions that centre upon Property, its rights and its limitations.

In some states he becomes the heir of the adopted parent like a natural child, with some limitations.

A claim barred by the statute of limitations is not provable, nor is a contingent liability.

Their rights and limitations in this regard are also bounded by charter, by-laws and usage.

But you must be prepared to accept the limitations of man and his work, said the philosophical violinist.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to limitations, such as: control, restriction, cramp, injunction, obstruction, and curb.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.