TITLE

Keeping predators behind bars

AUTHOR(S)
Leo, John
PUB. DATE
February 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/22/93, Vol. 114 Issue 7, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the goals of Washington State's sexual predator law, passed in 1990 in the wake of the Earl Shriner case. The law targets a small group of extremely dangerous predators; Author of the law, David Boerner; Crimes committed by Shriner; The law avoids current psychiatric categories; The problems with the sexual-predator law; The need for more of such laws.
ACCESSION #
9302180068

 

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