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Laws background screening online dating

Said Vest:“The most important duty of government is to protect its citizens.

This law will raise help awareness about the potential risks of online dating, which most users either don’t know or don’t want to know.

It’s hard enough worrying about whether your date’s headshot was taken 10 years ago; who wants to worry about their possible criminal background?

"If we were to clean up, there's hordes of off-line singles who'd come online to find their soul mate." The pitch appeals to women like Jayne Hitchcock of York, Maine, who was victimized by three years of online harassment and cyberstalking in late '90s after someone assumed her identity and sent sexually explicit messages.