Series: Registry Matters

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

RM200: New SORNA regulations (Again)

We revisit the soon-to-be-implemented SORNA regulations (Again). We talk about the Adam Walsh Act pending regulatory guidelines that are actually going to become final very soon here. We did this on RM138 (https://www.registrymatters.co/podcast/rm138-sorna-explained/) over a year ago. We have a special guest from the great state of West Virginia that’s going to be balancing my…

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RM199: Is Federal Supervised Release Unconstitutional?

We’re going to talk about a case from a couple of years ago from United States Supreme Court regarding Federal Supervised Release. we’re going to read some letters that were sent to us from people behind the walls and a couple from people who listen to us electronically. It should be a very interesting episode…

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RM198: Probation Revocation Hearings

Tonight, we have we have a really deep dive on probation revocation process; We have some listener-submitted comments about CorrLinks from episode 197; We have a few questions that have been submitted – at least one from an incarcerated individual; And and then we have some miscellaneous articles and our mystery speaker. [6:53] Op-Ed from…

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RM197: PFR Inmates 2nd Class Citizens in BOP

This is our second “live studio audience” recording of the podcast from the NARSOL Conference in Houston Texas. [5:55] Interview w/ Brian von Behren about the 10th Circuit ruling on polygraphs from 2015-2016 [41:20] Interview w/ Hannah regarding restricted use of email for loved ones in the Federal Bureau of Prisons with PFR related offesnes…

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RM195: Steve Whitsett

On this weeks episode, we are joined by Steven (River) Whitsett. He has an amazing story, that I guarantee you will enjoy. He was an incredible guest and was very generous with his time even while being visited by his mother from the states. River spent time in the Florida department of corrections. And upon…

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RM194: PA DOC Stalling in Release of PFRs

On tonight’s program our feature is to talk about an update on a case out of Pennsylvania called Lacey Stradford, et al. v. John Wetzel, Secretary Pennsylvania Department of Corrections.  We have a letter to a state legislator to talk about. And we have questions from people who are not incarcerated individuals. [2:19] Listener Question…

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RM193: Polygraph Deep Dive

This week, we brought a guest on from a NARSOL affiliate to take questions about the polygraph. This is certainly one of the things that PFRs on supervision must regularly deal with. It’s scary, it’s a crazy machine, it’s intimidating. It was a lot of fun to do an episode like this. https://www.registrymatters.co/podcast/rm193-polygraph-deep-dive/ Leave voicemail:…

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RM192: Q&A Episode | Homeless | Terms of Supervision | Treatment

On tonight’s show, we’re going to be talking about the case from Indiana; The one we talked about a couple episodes back. Touching on a couple of issues in that case that would be Hope vs. Indiana Commissioner of Correction. Then we’re going to be taking a plethora of listener questions because we haven’t done…

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RM191: Is The Sex Offender Registry Immoral with TJump

We joined in on TJump’s YouTube channel and had a discussion about the registry to his audience. He typically speaks on issues of morality, and we thought a question of the morality of the registry would resonate with his audience. I hope you enjoy 😉 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGY0XuIGrYc Read the Transcript of RM191: Is The Sex Offender…

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