Series: Registry Matters

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

RM190: 7th Circuit Sitting En Banc Overturns Previous Win

We have a very complicated case that’s been meandering around the courts for about five plus years now. It has been a victory; followed by a victory; followed by defeat. It’s going to take some time to unpack that case out of Indiana from the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. And also some listener questions…

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RM189: Registration Obligations Cannot Be Increased After The Fact Says NJ High Court

Tonight, we have a case from the Supreme Court of New Jersey. This is may be great news for those individuals with long ago convictions. There may be relief coming for you. Time will tell. We also have some listener questions and comments. And we do a speed round of covering several news items. [3:00]…

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RM188: Don’t Attempt A Release Petition Without Representation

On tonight’s program, we’re going to talk about removal from registration in Georgia, some of the do’s and don’ts. And we have some listener submissions, and a few articles we’re going to cover and of course, “Who’s That Speaker” [1:11] – Question From Ronderick about termination of supervision [14:40] – Question from Justin about fighting…

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RM187: 2011 Michigan SORA: Retroactive Application Deemed Unconstitutional

On the program tonight, we’ve got a big case out of Michigan. This is an awesome victory for “People Forced to Register”. Michigan Supreme Court was asked to decide whether the retroactive application of Michigan’s sex offender registration act, or SORA, as amended by 2011 PA 17 and 18, the 2011 SORA, violate state and…

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RM186: Permanent Injunction For PFR Against Popup Day Care

On the podcast, we have a permanent injunction to discuss for “you people” at the trial court level for a PFR from Illinois. It caught us by surprise, but we’re here to break it down for you along with the rest of our questions from inside and outside the walls. You don’t want to miss…

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RM184: Colorado Affirms Internet Ban

What a fantastic show we have tonight! We a listener comment. We have at least three or maybe four questions. We have West Virginia Supreme Court ruling analyzed by a West Virginian Stephen. Finally, we have a Colorado Court of Appeals decision related to PFRs and prohibition and limitations on internet access. It should be…

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RM183: Colorado’s “Irredeemably Depraved” Unconstitutional

Tonight, we have so many things going on. It’s hard to even count! We’ve got listener questions. Unfortunately, I don’t think we have any from behind the walls. We’ve got news from New Mexico. We’re going to have a patron extra about Bill Cosby. And we’re going to talk about a decision out of state…

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RM182: “F#@! Cheer” is Protected Speech says SCOTUS

On this week’s program, we were joined by Matt, The Outspoken Offender. But due to technical problems, we lost him early in the program and we’ll have him on next week. We also have a Supreme Court of The United States decision that helps explain free speech as it applies to those impacted by the…

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RM181: Lifetime Placement on Sex Offender Registry Unconstitutional: SC Supreme Court Rules

On tonight’s program, we have a landmark case out of South Carolina that we’re going to talk about dealing with PFRs and the constitutionality of the registry. We have a lead in case we’re going to talk about the Armed Career Crime Act or ACCA. We’re going to talk about a Supreme Court decision. We’ve…

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