Research, some sanctioned by the U.S. Department of Justice, shows that children are at highest risk of sexual assault in their own homes, with family members or close family friends most likely to be the perpetrators. So we ought to be asking ourselves if it is worth all of the time, energy and other resourcesContinue reading “Residency Restrictions: A Distraction from the Uncomfortable Truth”
If someone does not stop them, politicians some day will have managed to put everyone except themselves on shaming registries. Utah politicians are setting up a registry to shame and re-punish white-collar former offenders. Click here to read about it.
Here’s a politician who sadly only gets it part right. Paul Heroux, in a HuffPost piece, starts out with a perfectly rational explanation of why sex-offender registries do not work, cause more harm than anything else, and make no sense. Then — just like a politician — he says we should keep them around becauseContinue reading “Politician Who Only Gets it Part Right is Still Just a Stupid, Stupid Politician”