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Challenge to Green Bay Restriction Shot Down

Green Bay, Wisconsin has a 1,500 foot residency restriction for sex offenders, but does allow offenders to request an exemption from a board that reviews cases. 47 more words

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Cranston, RI Does Not Want More Sex Offenders

Harrington Hall is a homeless shelter in Cranston, Rhode Island. Some sex offenders without residence have been sent there. Mayor Allan Fung thinks there are too many sex offenders being sent to Cranston and wants to stop it. 50 more words

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Diane Diamond on Child Pornography Sentencing

Diane Diamond recently wrote this piece on child pornography, the large prison sentences for those convicted of viewing it, and how law enforcement spends more time prosecuting those who view it than those who produce it. 17 more words

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NY Court Angry About Extended Prison Stay for Sex Offenders

New York does not release sex offenders from prison who cannot find a home that adheres to the state’s strict residency restrictions. An appeals court has ruled against this practice. 90 more words

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Heidi Harris: Sex Offender Shuffle

Another CCSD teacher has been accused of sexual misconduct with students. Heidi also explains how this 46-year-old teacher is no stranger to misconduct with students — and the district seemed to do the “sex offender shuffle” by sending him to a different school. 37 more words

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High-risk sex offender set to be released in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG – Police are warning people about the release of a high-risk sex offender Friday.

Winston George Thomas, 39, is a convicted sex offender who police say is considered a “high risk to re-offend in a sexual and/or sexually violent” way against women and girls. 110 more words

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