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A Dangerous Predicament: Incarcerating “Sexually Dangerous” Offenders Without Trial

By Tim Hardiman USA Today released a disturbing report today about the federal government detaining dangerous sexual offenders, even after their prison sentences had ended. The effort to indefinitely detain these men began six years ago when Congress instructed the Bureau of Prisons to start sifting out the most dangerous offenders as part of a broader crackdown on sex crimes.