In January 2012, my ex-boyfriend sent me approximately 150 emails threatening to kill me. What is the statute of limitations?

We both live in California.

Los Angeles, CA -

Attorney Answers (3)

Greg Hagopian

Greg Hagopian

Criminal Defense Attorney - Visalia, CA
Answered

Three years.

Christine C McCall

Christine C McCall

Administrative Law Lawyer - Pasadena, CA
Answered

Make a police report. Very likely the police will investigate it as a terrorist threat matter. You may also seek a restraining order in court.

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Oscar Ernesto Toscano

Oscar Ernesto Toscano

Criminal Defense Attorney - Glendale, CA
Answered

Why have you waited so long? Take the e-mails and make a police report. Get a family law lawyer to file an OSC regarding restraining orders to keep him away from you and to get him to stop his e-mails to you. This is a serious matter. Take it seriously.

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