Dean, Vice & Janus, Eric S., Failure
to Protect -
Sexual Predator Laws And the Rise of the
In his new
book, Vice Dean and Professor Eric S. Janus exposes the broad threat to
civil liberties inherent in today's aggressive "sexual
Sex Offenders Myths And Facts; The Chronicle, Oct 17, 2006
In lieu of fostering a fearful witch-hunt mentality for election year
sound bites, politicians should step up to this societal challenge.
Additionally, the media should strive to dispel the myths and create the
environment for policy and subsequent legislation to succeed, creating a
safe society for all children.
Panic; Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp.
69–77, 2009, Vera Institute of Justice - Editor's Observations.
of recent developments that unfolds in these pages may be viewed as
yet another chapter in the story of a child sex abuse panic that is
now well into its third decade.