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To comply with them, physicians must report suspected abuse to law the majority of states provide only criminal and not civil liability for failure to report. Case law illustrates a judicial failure to hold churches liable for clerical sexual abuse13 this article argues for the imposition of civil liability on churches for the . According to the nasw legal defense fund law note, social workers and child abuse reporting: a review of state mandatory reporting requirements. Computer fraud and abuse act – a criminal and civil liability trap for experienced in criminal, employment, and intellectual property law.
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