New or Amended Laws Effective December 1, 2019 in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. — “Raise the Age” states 16- and 17-year-olds will not automatically tried as adults for most nonviolent or less serious felonies.

Victims of child sex abuse have more time as adults to seek civil damages against perpetrators. And a court decision preventing women from legally revoking consent is getting overridden.


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