Sex Offender Registries Don't Work
Friday, August 26, 2011
No crimes produce public disgust like sex crimes. But according to two recent studies, the laws we create to deter sex criminals from recidivating may be doing more harm than good. Amanda Agan, a PhD candidate at the University of Chicago, has researched the subject -- she talks to Brooke about why sex offender registries don't seem to work.