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Washington State Sex-Offender Policy Criticized

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Washington State Sex-Offender Policy Criticized

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Washington State Sex-Offender Policy Criticized

Washington State Sex-Offender Policy Criticized

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ROBERT SIEGEL, host:

The Washington State Supreme Court has ruled that it's permissible to confine sex offenders even after they've served their sentences, so long as they receive mental health treatment that could lead to their release.