Series: Registry Matters

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

RM133: Torsilieri v PA and Legoo v IL

Read the Transcript of RM133: Torsilieri v PA and Legoo v IL After a well deserved week off, we come back into the trenches with a couple decisions; one good and one less than good. We had a decision from Illinois that didn’t go very well. Mr. Legoo’s child ended up in a park, which…

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RM132: I May Be Guilty of Murder, But It Was Justified

Read the Transcript of RM132: I May Be Guilty of Murder, But It Was Justified This weeks episode covers the situation in Omaha, Nebraska where a man murdered a Person Forced to Register. He has admitted to the crime. There is an overwhelming amount of support for his pardon or acquittal. An actual jury could…

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RM131: Media Fearmongering Isn’t New

Read the Transcript of RM131: Media Fearmongering Isn’t New This week is a topic that is all over the news: The civil unrest all over the country, and the world even, over the murder of George Floyd by a police officer in Minnesota. Many people have “discovered” that the media engages in fearmongering. But the…

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RM130: “I can’t breathe!” Will it matter this time?

Read Transcript of RM130: “I can’t breathe!” Will it matter this time? This is a somber episode and we have a long talk about the murder of George Floyd. It is an unbelievably tragic event that continues to happen in the United States of America. [13:01] https://www.courier-journal.com/story/news/2020/05/21/breonna-taylor-death-lmpdchief-steve-conrad-retire-june/5228427002/ [17:13] https://frankreport.com/2020/05/24/sex-offenders-activists-condemn-sex-registry-it-causes-more-harm-than-good/ https://frankreport.com/2020/05/23/interview-with-five-registered-sex-offenders/ [20:10] https://reason.com/2020/05/21/justice-department-asks-supreme-court-to-block-judges-order-to-release-inmates-at-ohio-federal-prison/ [22:20] https://apnews.com/11bb5033057b070d9bc1a555ceb4c072 [27:33]…

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RM129: Tennessee Doe vs Rausch

Our team received a victory in Tennessee recently. The court made it clear that it only applies to him. They said that the state can’t enforce the registry against you. But they’re not going to order that he be removed from the public registration, which all throughout the opinion, the court recognizes how disastrous that…

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RM128: Grabarczyk in NC and T.S. in PA

Read Transcript of RM128: Grabarczyk in NC and T.S. in PA It’s exciting when we get a single positive decision in a week. This week we have two excellent decisions. One from North Caroline, and the other from Pennsylvania. [5:31] Grabarczyk Final Order 05-12-2020 [38:43] https://theappeal.org/pennsylvania-woman-pregnant-jail-coronavirus/ [42:29] https://theappeal.org/jail-prison-population-reduction-coronavirus-mass-incarceration/ [48:56] https://www.law360.com/articles/1271391/ankle-monitors-are-replacing-cash-bail-but-at-a-cost [54:55] https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/12/us/california-prison-three-strikes-law.html [1:02:24] https://www.sltrib.com/news/2020/05/12/utah-man-convicted-gang/ [1:07:01]…

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RM127: Internet Ban Ruled Unconstitutional In New Jersey

Read the Transcript of RM127: Internet Ban Ruled Unconstitutional In New Jersey RM127: Internet Ban Ruled Unconstitutional In New Jersey, we talk about a very promising decision in New Jersey relating to those on supervision and using the Internet. It would be surprising if they didn’t appeal it. This is a good decision for our…

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RM126: I’m Confused MeToo, Please Explain

Read Transcript of RM126: I’m Confused MeToo, Please Explain This weeks show has only a few COVID-19 articles (thankfully). It is still taking up nearly the entire spectrum of news, but we did manage to find other things to talk about. The sexual assault allegations against Sen Joe Biden for one. Police destroy a mans…

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RM125: Preservation of Our Constitutionally Promised Liberties

Read Transcript of RM125: Preservation of Our Constitutionally Promised Liberties Welcome to Episode 125 of Registry Matters. It was significant to me in this episode that one of the Supreme Court Justices made an amazingly impactful statement. It was about the promise of our constitutionally promised liberties. We all expect to have certain unalienable rights…

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RM124: Bashing Liberals

Read Transcript of RM124: Bashing Liberals We find ourselves here at episode 124 of Registry Matters. The Corona Virus is still a significant issue pushing into the criminal justice system. With much of it shut down, what remedies are there for people? Not just those already behind the walls, but people who are awaiting trial?…

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