CNET reports that senators Charles Schumer (D) and John McCain (R) announced a plan to introduce a bill that would require sex offenders to submit their active eMail addresses to law enforcement. This proposed legislation would enable social networking sites to check new members against a database of offenders to ensure that predators are unable to sign up their services. Under the proposed bill, offenders would have to give an eMail address to their probation or parole officers. If an offender is caught using an unregistered eMail address, that would constitute a violation of probation or parole terms and...

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