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Megan's Law

[mey-guh nz] /ˈmeɪ gənz/
any of various laws aimed at people convicted of sex-related crimes, requiring community notification of the release of offenders, establishment of a registry of offenders, etc.
Origin of Megan's Law
1990-95; after Megan Kanka, young New Jersey girl killed by a previously convicted child molester Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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