The Free Press, Mankato, MN


November 19, 2013

Sex offender reform efforts, chronology of stories, commentary

The Minnesoa Legislature and the governor must reform the Minnesota Sex Offender Program or risk having sex offender set free by a federal court order.

Here is a list of stories and commentaries on the issue and the current status.

Sex offender task force puts pressure on Legislature. 12/04/12 MFP

Sex offender reform heads to floor 05/08/13 MFP

Sex offender bill draws GOP opposition 05/10/13 MFP

Senate passes sex offender legislation with bipartisan support (PIM) 05/14/13

Our View: Sex offender program change still urgent. 10/9/13 MFP

DHS Commissioner Jesson deals with state's worst problems 10/20/13

Dayton to halt sex offender reviews for now. 11/13/13 AP

Senators: Sex offender program needs change or risk release 11/19/13 MFP

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