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States Slowly Scale Back Juvenile Sex Offender Registries

Pew's Stateline | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.19.2015 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Sex Trafficking: Should All Perpetrators Be Sentenced As Sex Offenders?

Holly Austin Smith | Posted 06.16.2015 | Impact
Holly Austin Smith

When I first began anti-trafficking advocacy in 2009, I believed any person convicted of human trafficking should face mandatory sentences, including registration as a sex offender if the offense involved sex trafficking minors.

Kim Bellware

Here's Why It's 'Counterproductive' To Put Juveniles On The Sex Offender Registry

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bellware | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics

CHICAGO -- Requiring juveniles to register as sex offenders can hinder rehabilitation efforts and have significant, long-term negative consequences fo...

Sex Offender Listed Children's Park As His Address

Posted 08.21.2012 | Crime

Local police in Pennsylvania are trying to figure out how the state let a violent sexual predator register his address as a community park popular wit...

Many Sex Offenders Use Tricks To Fly Under Radar: Study

Posted 07.26.2012 | Crime

Roughly one in six sex offenders uses techniques pioneered by identity thieves to fly under the radar and avoid registering their addresses and work p...

High School Sweethearts -- Or Sex Offenders?

Abigail Pesta | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics
Abigail Pesta

Frank Rodriguez is family man, a husband and father of four daughters. He is also a convicted sex offender.