Monday, January 30, 2017

Sex Offender Laws Fair for Some, Draconian for Others

Robert Weiss writes in Psychology Today:
In my previous posting to this site, “Is it Automatically OK to Hate Sex Offenders?,” I discussed the various types of sexual offenders, noting that some are more likely to respond to treatment and less likely to reoffend than others. In this follow-up article, I discuss the fact that even though not all sex offenders are created equally, they are uniformly subjected to the same highly punitive and largely inflexible sentencing laws. Both my previous posting and this article are drawn from an academic report I was asked to write for Sex Offender Law Report.
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