Match.com on Watch for Sex Offenders

April 19, 2011  |  

(The Root) — Less than a week after a California woman filed a suit against Match.com because she was sexually assaulted by a man she met online, the dating site announced that it will begin screening all of its users against the national sex-offender registry. Match.com President Mandy Ginsberg told the Associate Press Sunday that the company chose not to have a screening process for years because of the unreliability of the database. However, after reviewing recent “improved technology,” the company has decided to begin the checks with current and new members.

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