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May 22, 2017
Katie's father went to prison for raping her and her brothers. It was an unthinkable crime that broke her family apart. So why couldn't she remember it?
January 22, 2017
The Return of ‘To Catch a Predator’
Talking to Chris Hansen as he revives his trademark stings.
February 9, 2016
Congress Acts to Mark Passports of Sex Offenders
Target of legislation is sex-traffickers; critics call it a ‘scarlet letter.’
November 11, 2015
What’s In a Date?
For registered sex offenders in California, quite a lot.
April 2, 2015
Meet Our Prisoners
A study lingers on the lives of those we incarcerate.
March 11, 2015
Barred from Church
Sex-offender laws are raising questions about the right to worship.
February 11, 2015
Anyone in Favor of Child Sex Slavery?
Not in Congress. But what do all those anti-trafficking bills actually do?