Re "Federal court halts new human trafficking law" (Page A4, Nov. 8): The ACLU has been granted a temporary restraining order halting the implementation of the Proposition 35 provision that requires registered sex offenders to disclose the aliases and service providers they use on the Internet.
The ACLU's website states: "If the rights of society's most vulnerable members are denied, everybody's rights are imperiled." Yet the ACLU persists in defending the rights of sexual predators over the rights, freedom and safety of the children whom predators use as prey and human traffickers use as commodities.
The Internet has become the new Main Street. We need to protect vulnerable children from dangerous people who cruise the Internet for them, just as we need to protect them from dangerous people who cruise the streets and loiter near schools and parks where children play.
-- Hope Francis, Folsom
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