The policies restricting sex offenders post-release have lead to increased homelessness. Several studies have tracked the increased numbers of homeless sex offenders and others have demonstrated the risk of recidivism is higher for homeless offenders. While some of these restrictions are being defeated in court, they still proliferate in other areas.

Read the article by Steven Yoder for Quartz:

http://qz.com/869499/new-evidence-says-us-sex-offender-policies-dont-work-and-are-are-actually-causing-more-crime/

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