On monday night, senator derryn hinch used parliamentary privilege to name and shame a handful of convicted child sex offenders restricting himself to naming men who were currently serving.
At the moment, in the uk for example, a national register of sex offenders exists, which is only accessible to the police for the purposes of criminal detection. Deborah’s law: the effects of naming and shaming on sex offenders in australia carol ronken and robyn lincoln1 1 carol ronken, school of criminology and criminal justice, griffith university.
Community notification laws for sex offenders are now widespread in the usa and there is considerable interest in introducing them in australia along with these public moves to name and. Naming and shaming young people involved in the justice system is likely to undermine their chances of rehabilitation it ignores fundamental, widely accepted principles contained in.
The guardian - back to home james is a high-risk sex offender since the news of the world naming and shaming campaign began almost three weeks ago. There is something deeply distasteful about the tabloid newspaper campaign that seeks to exploit the genuine sense of national horror over the murder of eight-year-old sarah payne with the.
The news of the world has announced it will suspend its controversial name-and-shame by campaigning for a public register of sex offenders to name 150.
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