Should sex offenders be banned from Facebook?

Many states believe it's too risky for sex offenders to be near a kids' playground. Is it just as dangerous for a sex offender to be on social media sites where children are allowed? Either way, parents should closely monitor kids' online accounts.

Amy Iverson is a graduate of the University of Utah. She has worked as a broadcast journalist in Dallas, Seattle, Italy, and Salt Lake City. Amy, her husband, and three kids live in Summit County, Utah. Contact Amy on