Transgender Sex Offenders

Transgender Sex Offenders

Much like military intelligence and jumbo shrimp, the idea of transgender sex offenders is generally an oxymoron.  I only put the two terms together because that is what certain groups would have you believe.  As battle lines are being drawn through our public...
Problems with Teen Sexting

Problems with Teen Sexting

A recent incident with a Connecticut football team sharing pictures of girls has gone from a slap on the wrist and a forfeited game, to potential charges of child pornography.  I don’t know who first came up with the idea of sexting.  It was probably inevitable...
College Disciplinary Committee or Court

College Disciplinary Committee or Court

There’s an interesting debate going on at campuses around the country. What to do with sexual assaults? Is it simply a matter of referring all sexual assaults to the police, or should they be managed internally by college disciplinary committees? It’s an...
Catchall Sex Offender Laws

Catchall Sex Offender Laws

Sexual assault is such a charged topic that lawmakers are generally quick to say they are tough on sex offenders.  States will compare themselves in terms of how tough they are on sex abuse.  This tends to lead to catchall sex offender laws.  All offenses are...
The Stephen Collins Interview

The Stephen Collins Interview

I really didn’t want to watch the Stephen Collins interview with Katie Couric but my wife wanted to so it was inevitable.  As parents we look at the issue of sex offenders somewhat differently.  She would simply have all pedophiles executed.  It’s pretty...