http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/02/12/BA7C15SD8M.DTL

This is excellent news for victims in California because as the article says if it can be proven that your current psychological disorder can be tied to the molestation, you can sue - no matter how far back the molestation occurred. In this instance, a case has been reinstated for victims who were molested in the 1970s.

It gives victims more of a window of opportunity. I'm no lawyer, so read article for more details.