My step-dad molested me for years when I was very young. The molestation stopped for a few years. At age 15 it happened again. He was convicted, but nothing was ever said of the years of molestation as a young child.
I am now 29. I cannot get my life together due to my child hood. I recently told the truth to my mom about the years of being molested.
Regretfully, Texas has a two year statute on limitations and even assuming it did not run till you were 20 ( 18+2), you have past that. Thats my HO.
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I am sorry that your stepfather's actions have caused you such ongoing pain in your life. You should rely on the two Texas attorneys who answered your legal question. I am mostly writing to suggest that you check out the non-legal resources for survivors of child sexual abuse that are available on the website for the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network - RAINN.org.
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