sexual offender http://nhpr.org en Do Sex Offender Laws Keep Us Safe? http://nhpr.org/post/do-sex-offender-laws-keep-us-safe <p>We look at the challenges at balancing public safety with the rights of sex offenders.</p> Wed, 16 May 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 4886 at http://nhpr.org Do Sex Offender Laws Keep Us Safe? House Committee Votes Against Sex Offender Board http://nhpr.org/post/house-committee-votes-against-sex-offender-board <p>After sailing through the Senate, a <a href="http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/legislation/2012/SB0277.html">bill </a>that would have created a &lsquo;Sexual Offender Management Board&rsquo; hit a wall in the House today.</p><p>The bill calls for the creation of a 19-member board that would evaluate policies toward sex offenders.</p><p>Advocate Chris Dornin told the House Criminal Justice Committee that laws are often rushed through after a high-profile child murder or molestation.</p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 20:22:13 +0000 Todd Bookman 2907 at http://nhpr.org House Committee Votes Against Sex Offender Board