Series: Registry Matters

The podcast about the sex offender registry | Sex Offender News | Sex Offender Policy Analysis

RM180: Understanding The Sentencing Process

We’re going to have a fantastic discussion with some audio clips that were submitted. A letter from a prisoner who wants to talk about Packingham. Our main feature will be a talk about the sentencing process as it applies in Minnesota. https://narsol.org/2021/05/building-your-advocacy-tool-kit/ [6:58] Patreon Jeff is asking about law enforcement justifying their own existence in…

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RM179: It’s About Good Policy – Not Partisanship

On this weeks episode, we’ve got a couple of listener questions. We’ve got something to read from a prisoner who is trying to effectuate change from behind the walls. Finally we’ve got some articles. [2:16] Q1: Covering topics in regular segments like termination of probation and interstate transfers [11:30] Q2: Why can’t you just plea…

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RM178: Full Court Review in 7th Circuit

On the most exciting episode of Registry Matters, ever: We’re going to be discussing how the AWA defines a tier three registrant; Then we’re gonna come back to this case from the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals from Indiana; Then I have a funny point to add about the case from Montana that we talked…

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RM177: Montana Judge Orders Removal of Person Convicted in Idaho

We’re doing a deep dive tonight about a case from Montana, that has to deal with a person who had a registration obligation in Idaho and he subsequently relocated to Montana. He has successfully challenged the constitutionality of the provision that requires that catchall provision. We’ve got some questions from people who are inside prisons….

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RM176: How Registration Rules Apply When Visiting Other States

This week, we have a fantastic program. We have a special guest; We’re going to be talking about how registration rules apply when you visit other states or when you consider moving to other states; And we have a submission from a listener who wants to get off the registry in Georgia; We have a…

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RM175: Supreme Court Overturns Win for Alaska PFR

We have a jam packed episode. We have four questions. We have a story from the state of Iowa. We’re going to talk about the Supreme Court in a recent decision dealing with PFRs. We talk about the Prison Litigation Reform Act. And we’re going to cover some articles if we have time. [4:00] Are…

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RM174: Convicted Without A Trial Is A Dangerous Road

We’ve got a discombobulated program tonight going in several directions. We’re going to be reviewing some letters from mostly behind the walls of prison. And we’ve got some articles. Hopefully we can go through all them. Then we have the George Floyd conviction and some observations and some old clips about criminal justice. The way…

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RM173: Louisiana Adopting A More Discreet Marking On Licenses

This week, we dive in to HB 56 going through Louisiana. It is an update to the recent unconstitutional ruling on their drivers license marking scheme. The Louisiana Supreme Court told them that they can’t do “that”. It was too much for their taste. The update is a significant improvement. We also have a guest…

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RM172: Disappointing Cert Petition Results May v. Ryan

Today’s show has a little bit of everything. We have some questions that come from patrons. Super patron Mike sent in a voice memo. We feature a segment talking about the denial of cert from the US Supreme Court in May v Ryan out of the 9th Circuit. It’s very sad news. A question about…

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RM171: Being Shot IS Being Seized

Tonight, on Registry Matters 171: We’re going to hear a voice mail and try to address that. We’re going to have some questions that were submitted in writing. We have a letter to read. Finally, we’re going to talk about two cases: one from the US Supreme Court and one from the Minnesota Supreme Court….

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