In a sad development at the state's capitol AB 261 authored by Sally Leiber, which would have eliminated the criminal statute of limitations on most sex crimes died in Assembly Appropriations when it failed to be voted out ofcommittee by today's legislative cut-off.

As a result, some victims of sexual assault in California will be denied anopportunity to have their day in court and some offenders will walk awayfrom their crimes without any accountability- simply because the clock has run out.  

Sexual Assault advocates will be back next year to demand justice.