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Community Re-entry Recast as Primary Prevention  

Author:  Deborah Donovan  Rice.

Source: Volume 07, Number 05, August/September 2006 , pp.65-68(4)

Sex Offender Law Report

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In the absence of an informed public debate on the re-entry of those who have been convicted of sex crimes, fearbased laws are being enacted across the country. Recent trends have made community re-entry the trigger point for society’s most venomous and simplistic responses toward people with a history of sexually offending. Ironically, the re-entry process also has the potential to become one of the best forums for creating the conditions for a safer community and preventing the sexual abuse of children.


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