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Meganʼs Law

noun Meg·anʼs Law \ ˈme-gənz- \

legal Definition of Meganʼs Law

:a law that requires law enforcement authorities to make available to the public information about convicted sex offenders living in the area

Origin and Etymology of meganʼs law

after Megan Kanka †1994 victim in New Jersey of a repeat sex offender


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