It may be a violation of the Eighth Amendment.
It’s unclear how often chemical castration is ordered on U.S. sex offenders. It’s also unclear whether it works.
Killing a convicted pedophile's sex drive can reduce their risk of reoffending.
After a series of high-profile sexual abuse cases, Indonesia is on the verge of mandating chemical castration. We asked people around Jakarta for their thoughts.
Critics see the Chemical Castration for Sex Offenders Act as a showy reaction to rape statistics.
A new government task force in Australia is considering whether to force child sex offenders to undergo chemical castration as a judicial alternative to prison sentencing.