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Let It Rip Weekend: Minors on the Sex Offender Registry & The Morning After Pill

Let It Rip Weekend: Minors on the Sex Offender Registry & The Morning After Pill

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First up, we take on the issue of minors on Michigan's Sex Offender Registry.  Right now, teens as young as 14 can be put on the non-public list.  They're names aren't on a web site that average residents can access, but they still have to abide by the same restrictions as those who are.  Now there's a new push to get these minors off the registry.  Joining Charlie and Taryn to talk about it is Cheryl Carpenter, an attorney who works with the ACLU.  Also, MSP Trooper Craig Tuer, the Coordinator of the Michigan Sex Offender Registry.

Next up, the FDA has ruled the morning after pill can be sold over the counter to girls as young as 15.  Discussing that is author and Attorney Rebecca Kiessling, a pro-life advocate who believes no one should be able to get this pill.  Dr. Laila Shehadeh, an OBGYN with Henry Ford Health System, gives us a medical perspective.  Also, there's Mumford High School Principal KC Wilbourn.  She thinks the teen pregnancy problem far outweighs any controversy over the morning after pill.

For more information on Rebecca Kiessling, click on this link and this link.

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