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City Council postpones adopting sexual offender residency restrictions


On second thought, a majority of Hudson City Council members decided that a proposed ordinance restricting where convicted sex offenders can live in the city was too onerous.

The council at its May 18 meeting rejected final approval of the "Restricted Zones and Residence Restrictions for Sex Offenders" ordinance that it had given first-reading approval to at its previous meeting.

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Randy Hanson
Randy Hanson has reported for the Star-Observer since 1997. He came to Hudson after 11 years with the Inter-County Leader at Frederic, and eight years of teaching social studies. He’s a graduate of UW-Eau Claire.
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