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UT: Change in law may get some off Utah sex offender registry early

(KUTV) A new bill at the state Capitol could cut time on Utah’s Sex Offender Registry for some people convicted of misdemeanor crimes.

“It really acts like a scarlet A, a label,” Angie Fenimore told 2News. The author who said she was abused as a child, testified in support of the measure Thursday — and cast the registry as doing more harm than good.

“It’s a wide net that catches everybody, from a 19-year-old who smacks the rear end of a 16-year-old, to someone who is a violent, predatory offender,” she said. “Lives are destroyed, families are destroyed.” Full Article

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  1. jo

    Lives are destroyed. That says it all.

  2. JohnDoeUtah

    Utah law already allows some offenders to get off at 5 years, this only adds to that list. Same legislator who sponsored the last bill for this that was passed.

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