Q: Can a 10 year old child press charges on a 50+ year old man if said child feels threatened or abused in ny
A: What type of abuse? Crimes can be reported to the police. Child abuse/ neglect can be reported to CPS and to the police. The child's parent can bring related civil action, if there is a legal/ factual basis. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does not constitute legal advice; make any predictions, guarantees, or warranties; or create any Attorney-Client relationship.
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