For the second year in a row, federal prosecutions for sex trafficking of children have dropped.
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The bill also targets strip clubs
Adam Lowther, a Navy veteran and nuclear deterrence expert, lost his job and spent $300,000 fighting the allegations.
Human Rights Watch and other groups say these systems draw serious concerns.
'Sex Offenders Are Not Second-Class Citizens,' Says Judge While Nixing Alabama Rules on First Amendment Grounds
The decision rejects driver's licenses labeled "CRIMINAL SEX OFFENDER" and a broad demand for reports on internet use.
Rather than investigating claims against a pediatrician, he was shuffled around. Sound familiar?
Vanessa Tyson Details Sexual Assault Accusation Against Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, Who Denies It
"I cannot agree with a description of events that I know is not true."
The Number of Men in Federal Prison for Viewing or Sharing Child Pornography Has Nearly Septupled Since 2004
Most are serving mandatory minimums, usually for crimes that did not involve assault or sexual abuse.
It's been dubbed "NYC's Anti-Airdrop Dick Pic Law," but the bill is much broader than that.
The 'Frightening and High' Factoid About Sex Offender Recidivism Still Stalks Courts Across the Land, Completely Untethered From Actual Numbers
Justice Anthony Kennedy's bogus 2002 claim figures prominently in defenses of an Arizona bail ban.
My co-authored amicus brief urges the Supreme Court to review the issue of whether Arizona can deny bail to accused sex offenders where "proof" of sexual assault "is evident or the presumption great."
Federal Judge Advocates Jury Nullification After Being Shocked by Overzealous Child Pornography Prosecution
It just makes sense to let jurors know about their already established power to exercise discretion over bad laws and ill-considered prosecutions.
Victims worried their cases were not being handled correctly. An investigation proved them correct.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers Want to Lift the Statute of Limitations Amid the Catholic Priest Sex Abuse Report
The bill was passed unanimously by the state Senate, but has remained in the House since February 2017.
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The House Criminal Justice Committee just voted unanimously in favor of a bill to ban sexting by anyone under age 19.
The court relies on a debunked recidivism estimate to justify tagging and surveillance of sex offenders.
New amendments to rules default to placing prisoners on the basis of their "biological sex."
An interesting question, which some other courts have answered otherwise.
New York's highest court says accusations can be considered for registration purposes even when the defendant was acquitted.
The federal charges against Mack highlight how human trafficking hysteria harms vulnerable women.
The Illinois Supreme Court unanimously upholds a law banning sex offenders from public parks.
Indictment reveals money-laundering, conspiracy charges, and a tricky federal law known as the Travel Act.
Journalist Cathy Young faces off against sociologist Michael Kimmel-with opening standup from comedian Dave Smith.
The ruling allows a civil suit against Backpage to proceed for one of the case's three plaintiffs.
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Watch sociologist Emily Horowitz debate legal scholar Marci Hamilton at the Soho Forum.
Watch Sociologist Emily Horowitz vs. Marci Hamilton of CHILD USA at the Soho Forum.
A social worker took three little girls from their home without a court order because she thought the pictures were "sexually explicit."