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Megan’s Law and Sarah’s Law: A Comparative Study of Sex Offender Community Notification Schemes in the United States and the United Kingdom


Lissa Griffin


Pace University School of Law

Kate Blacker


affiliation not provided to SSRN

2010

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 46, p. 987, 2010

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This article analyzes the history of sex offender registration and community notification under Mega’s Law in the United States. It examines the United Kingdom’s approach to sex offender registration and community notification via Sarah’s Law. It also explores the distinctly different approaches to community notification in the United States and the United Kingdom.

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Date posted: September 14, 2011  

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Griffin, Lissa and Blacker, Kate, Megan’s Law and Sarah’s Law: A Comparative Study of Sex Offender Community Notification Schemes in the United States and the United Kingdom (2010). Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 46, p. 987, 2010. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1927010

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Lissa Griffin (Contact Author)
Pace University School of Law ( email )
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Kate Blacker
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