sex offenders http://iowapublicradio.org en Legislative Preview: 05/06/13 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/legislative-preview-050613 <p>As Iowa lawmakers go into overtime, IPR's Sarah McCammon and Joyce Russell discuss what's left to hash out at the statehouse.</p> Mon, 06 May 2013 13:30:09 +0000 Sarah McCammon & Joyce Russell 20300 at http://iowapublicradio.org Legislative Preview: 05/06/13 Sex Offender Parole Sentencing http://iowapublicradio.org/post/sex-offender-parole-sentencing <p>The Iowa sex offender registry includes people within a wide range of offenses, and some lobbyists here at the capitol are asking the question: Should all sex offenders be put under lifetime parole sentences?</p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 19:42:29 +0000 Clay Masters 19249 at http://iowapublicradio.org Sex Offender Parole Sentencing Sex offenders living next to Grandma? http://iowapublicradio.org/post/sex-offenders-living-next-grandma <p>A sex offender next door at the nursing home? It could pose a very real problem as Iowa&rsquo;s population ages. After a 95-year-old woman was attacked by a fellow resident at her nursing home, the legislature stepped forward to act. But there&#39;s been some heated debate in the Iowa Senate.</p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Sandhya Dirks 211 at http://iowapublicradio.org Sex offenders living next to Grandma?