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Listen:Calls Made To Ban Sex Offenders Using Dating Apps

: 06/23/2018 - 16:12

There are calls to introduce a ban for sex offenders using dating apps.

Senator Catherine Noone is calling on the Justice Minister to consider including a provision for judges to order all sex offenders not to use the apps in the new Sex Offenders (Amendment) Bill.

Evidence shows offenders have linked up with victims through dating apps.

Senator Noone says dating app platforms need to implement clear personal safety guidelines on their products too:

newstalk1532215.wav, by Hugh O'Farrell Walsh

 

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