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The Endless Punishment of Civil Commitment

Prosecutors can subject those convicted of sexual offenses—and sometimes, those with no conviction at all—to an indefinite period of civil punishment at the end of their criminal sentence.

In January, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge James Bianco ruled that after spending nearly two decades detained by the state of California without trial, ____ ____ was a free man.

Unlike the 536,000 people held pretrial in the criminal justice system in America, ____ , 44, was not being held because he was accused of a crime.

Instead, ____ was locked up for 17 years out of fear that he might commit a crime. Full Op-Ed Piece

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  1. totally against public registry

    The whole idea of civilly committing citizens after they have served their time or being kept in civil commitment until trial is unconstitutional and wrong! These hospitals should be closed down. These citizens deserve to go home to their families.

    • IRISH

      I’ve had the pleasure of knowing this man for years….please help him when he gets released soon!

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