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Why Residency Restrictions are Counter Productive

Public resistance to wanting sex offenders living in anybody’s neighborhood is understandable, especially from the perspective on non offenders.  H.O.S.T. (http://www.hosttransitionservices.com) is interested in helping offenders successfully transition, but we are also just as interested in educating non offenders. Most…

Residence Restrictions: The Consequences

An article was published by the Orange County Register (http://www.ocregister.com/articles/offenders-611517-sex-law.html) on April 26, about five years after passing Jessica’s Law, named after a child who was sexually abused and murdered, a law that was in urgent response by politicians from…