A public sex offender register

By Melbourne Criminal Lawyers Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers. Recently announced proposals for a publically accessible sex offender register are a perfect example of emotionally driven, rather than evidence-based, criminal justice policy. Whilst it may seem intuitive to want to ‘name and shame’ sex offenders, the research shows that public notification registers have little […]
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