LA Times urges president to veto IML

The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board is joining the chorus of voices urging President Obama to veto the International Megan’s Law. Congress approved the bill by voice vote on Monday. IML would, among other things, require that the passports of certain registered sex offenders be marked with a “unique identifier.” The Times calls the billContinue reading “LA Times urges president to veto IML”

Congress Passes International Megan’s Law

Congress approved International Megan’s Law in a voice vote on Monday. The bill contains a provision that requires the State Department to mark the passports of registered sex offenders with a “unique identifier.” Proponents say the bill will prevent sex trafficking. Opponents say it amounts to little more than a scarlet letter that will preventContinue reading “Congress Passes International Megan’s Law”