From the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, the heartbreaking story of the backlash sparked by a family’s attempt to take in a family member who is a Level III sex offender. For 50 years, the Jefferson family has lived in the same home in Birchwood Village on southwestern White Bear Lake. Patriarch Tom Jefferson started an insurance agencyContinue reading “Family Takes in Sex Offender, Hysteria Ensues”
The PBS Newshour got a rare look inside Minnesota’s Sex Offender Treatment Program – civil commitment – in which many people, including a number of juvenile offenders, are held long after their prison sentences end. Watch the PBS report here.