First, chemical castration is no longer effective after it is discontinued; therefore, the spontaneity for receiving medication is prerequisite to overcoming this limitation. On May 23,a serial sex offender legally called Park in the court case was ordered by the committee to undergo this treatment after his most recent attempted offense.
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Texas and Louisiana allow a man to opt to have his testes removed from the scrotum rather than removing the testicles completely. Andrew Grice.
In January, the U. An offender required to undergo a treatment program violates a condition of parole or post-prison supervision and is subject to sanctions if he 1 fails to cooperate in the treatment program or 2 takes any steroid or other chemical to counteract the treatment. But surgical castration has been proven to reduce the sex drives of many offenders, according to several studies.
So, if surgical castration won't work for all offenders and medication can be just as effective in reducing libidos of castration candidates, why resuscitate the archaic practice? Aggression and Violent Behavior. Incarcerated offenders must begin treatment six weeks before their release.
The web page notes the Chemical Castration clause as a repeal and an addition to Section Despite the severity of castration, not everyone — including leading medical experts — is even convinced of its effectiveness. Offenders may not reject the intervention,     although they may elect surgical castration instead of ongoing DMPA injections.
The New York Times. The crimes that could subject parolees to chemical castration are: 1. The drug cyproterone acetate has been commonly used for chemical castration throughout Europe.
If he is not in custody at the time of sentencing, he must be taken into custody to begin treatment. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. Start your Independent Premium subscription today.