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Amy Iverson: Should sex offenders be banned from Facebook?

By Amy Iverson, for The Deseret News | Posted - Mar. 4, 2017 at 2:28 p.m.



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When Lester Gerard Packingham Jr. was 21 years old, he had sex with a 13-year-old girl. He says the relationship was consensual and that he never knew her age. Still, a jury convicted him of indecent liberties with a minor, and he served 10 months in prison. That was 15 years ago.

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