The Williams Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law reported that there are more than 6,300 sex offenders detained in state and federal civil commitment programs in the U.S.. Results from states for which data were obtained show disparities in how the laws are applied.
According to Ryan Murphy, “Casting a television show is like casting a dinner party. It’s like, ‘Well, who do I want to sit next to for the next six months of my life?’” In the case of his new Netflix series “Hollywood,” that premiered on the streaming network on May 1, he set an amazing table, and seated his guests just so. One such guest is out actress Holland Taylor who plays no-nonsense 1940s movie studio exec Ellen Kincaid.