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If sex offenders register, what about murderers, rapists, and thieves?

I know sex offenders need to register when released for the public to know, but what about rapists, murderers and thieves (grand larceny scale)?

Do you think that all ex-criminals should have to register in a nationwide database that is open to the public? Maybe they do, I just don't know.

I wouldn't want a sex offender living next to me, or a rapist or murderer!!! I know that they've "paid their time", but it is still a reflection on their character and judgment.

your thoughts?

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Asked by thundernlight at 1:56 PM on May. 24, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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  • rapists are sex offenders


    Answer by Anonymous at 1:56 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • rapists are sex offenders, so they do have to register when they get out.


    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 1:58 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • lol exactly. rapists are sex offenders. murderers shouldn't be getting out of jail in the first place...
    and theives, etc should have to have it posted too but that is all in public record. You can look it up.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:03 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • some states have a violent criminals list too

    Answer by sparrowprincess at 2:11 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • Indiana has a violent offender registry. I think its only a few years old. We were extreamly shocked at my work to find out one of our top producing sales agents (insurance company) was a convicted murderer. He had served his time and been paroled.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:36 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • People make mistakes so why should they not get a second chance (Not talking about sexual offenders) even some murders deserve a second chance if they have proven to change their life then why not no i don't think all criminals should have to register maybe only the extremely violent but hopefully if they were convicted of a extremely violent crime they will not be getting out of prison


    Answer by abellvalerie at 4:13 PM on May. 24, 2009

  • rapist are sex offenders so are people that just expose them selves in public

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 7:27 PM on May. 24, 2009

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