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Unpublished Paper
A Shot in Arm: Can chemical castration statutes cure sex offenders legally and ethically?
ExpressO (2012)
  • Robert Watters
Abstract

At least seven states currently have sex offender castration statutes. This article examines the legal and ethical appropriateness of those statutes against the successful and unsuccessful European models.

Keywords
  • sex offender,
  • castration,
  • statute,
  • chemical castration,
  • pedophile,
  • paraphilia
Disciplines
Publication Date
September 2, 2012
Citation Information
Robert Watters. "A Shot in Arm: Can chemical castration statutes cure sex offenders legally and ethically?" ExpressO (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_watters/4/