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NY Cops Gave Jeffrey Epstein A Pass While Making More Than 7,000 Arrests For Similar Offenses
The arrests included registered sex offenders who didn't report their change of address on time after becoming homeless.
Sex Offender Registries Don't Keep Kids Safe, But Politicians Keep Expanding Them Anyway
Lawmakers are using "stranger danger" myths to keep almost a million Americans out of work and on the verge of homelessness.
Jeffrey Epstein Violated Sex Offender Check-In Order 34 Times: Report
The billionaire now charged with child sex trafficking reportedly never once checked in with the NYPD -- and cops were fine with it.
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A New Argument In The Debate Over Airbnb: Stranger Danger
A nonprofit with possible ties to industry lobbyists says short-term rentals are an invitation for child predators.
Jeffrey Epstein's Unusually Light Plea Deal Must Stand, Justice Department Says
Some of his victims still want their day in court.
Bill Cosby's Father's Day Post Insisting He's 'America's Dad' Has Social Media Reeling
Cosby, serving a prison sentence for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand, reportedly asked his representatives to post the message.
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Alabama Governor Signs Bill Requiring Chemical Castration For Child Sex Offenders
Six other states have authorized the procedure, but it’s unclear how often it’s used.
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Alabama Lawmakers Pass Bill Requiring Chemical Castration For Child Sex Offenders
The legislation would require offenders to undergo treatment a month before they leave prison.
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Judge Rips 'Aggressor' Girl Victims, Goes Easy On Sex Offender
"So she's uncomfortable with something she voluntarily went to?" the judge asked, referring to a 13-year old girl.
Elizabeth Smart Unhappy Her Kidnapper Is Living Near An Elementary School
Registered sex offender Wanda Barzee was released from a Utah prison in September.
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Missouri Has Lost Track Of Nearly 1,300 Registered Sex Offenders: Audit
The number is largely made up of those convicted of serious crimes, including rape, sodomy and child molestation.
Sterling K. Brown Backs Olivia Munn Amid 'Predator' Sex Offender Controversy
Munn has been outspoken about the backlash she's received after objecting to a registered sex offender appearing in the film.
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Olivia Munn Gets 'The Predator' Actor Cut From Movie After Learning He Was Sex Offender
Director Shane Black had brought on Steven Wilder Striegel, who was a friend, knowing his background.
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Former Doctor Sentenced To Zero Prison Time For Raping Sedated Patient
Shafeeq Sheikh is set to serve 10 years probation and register as a sex offender.
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Outrage After Man Gets 90 Days For Sexual Assault Of 5-Year-Old Girl
Lyle Burgess, 79, may serve his 90-day sentence under house arrest and isn’t required to register as a sex offender.
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Alabama Republican Wants To Castrate Sex Offenders Who Abuse Children
, Guest Writer
He also wants to make them pay for the surgical procedure.
There's No Subway in Federal Prison: What Jared's Prison Experience Will Likely Look Like
Author and Prisoners' Rights Advocate
While the story isn't yet finished being written, Jared is heading to a place where there are no $5 footlong subs. There are also no private jets and little privacy to speak of. But there will be bars, walls, fences, and prison guards with guns patrolling the perimeter.
States Slowly Scale Back Juvenile Sex Offender Registries
By Rebecca Beitsch, Pew's Stateline
Research shows a child convicted of a sex crime, or an “adjudicated delinquent” in juvenile court, is not likely to commit another sex offense.
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This Program Offers Sex Offenders Second Chances -- And It's Working
By Rui Kaneya, Honolulu Civil Beat
Of the state program’s 800-plus “graduates,” only 20 have returned to prison after committing a new sex crime.
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Guam Passes Legislation To Chemically Castrate Convicted Sex Offenders
"It’s a stern, loud-and-clear message to any offenders out there that there’s going to be consequences."
What Can We Learn About Child Sex Abuse From Jared Fogle?
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