23 Media coverage of crimes related to online dating may also contribute to perceptions of its risks.
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7 In addition, respondents felt that online dating is easier, more efficient than other methods, and gives access to a larger pool of potential partners.
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In 2008, the state of New Jersey passed a law which requires the sites to disclose whether they perform background checks.
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