juvenile sex offender
Hastert and Duggars, Two Very Different Cases of Sexual Misconduct
By Frank Vandervort The attention focused on reality star Josh Duggars’ teenage sexual misconduct and former House Speaker Dennis Hastert’s apparent violation of a former student provides an opportunity to dispel myths about youth who display illegal sexual behavior and to distinguish this from similar behavior by adults.
Illinois Commission Finds: Declining Number of Juvenile Sex Offenders, Uneven Treatment, Oppressive Registry
Illinois should even out the assessment and services to juvenile sex offenders, and shield them from the state’s registry, a commission tasked with assessing that population recommended in a report released yesterday.
The Predatory Justice of Juvenile Sex-Offender Laws
by Michael Zoorob When lawmakers crafted laws to combat sexual violence, they probably never expected that children as young as 10 would end up on public sex offender registries. Law enforcement probably never expected that they would have to notify neighbors that a 13-year-old sex offender lived nearby.