Pennsylvania judge rules that SORNA is unconstitutional Read More
How will the new SORNA regulations impact Oregon’s sex offenders? Part II.
Federal prosecutions of individuals who have complied with all state sex offender registration rules are possible in principle. Read More
DOJ publishes proposed new SORNA regulations; aim is to “enhance the enforcement of registration”
As the DOJ explains, the proposed rule “will facilitate enforcement of SORNA’s registration requirements through prosecution of non-compliant sex offenders under 18 U.S.C. 2250. By providing a comprehensive articulation of SORNA’s registration requirements in regulations addressed to sex offenders, it will provide a more secure basis for prosecution of sex offenders who engage in knowing… Read More
New Title IX Regulations
An informative article about the details of the new Title 9 regulations the government just promulgated: https://reason.com/2020/05/07/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-new-title-ix-regulations/
Wait, what about sex offender registration obligations?
Here is a link to the notice that went up on the Oregon State Police website with advice for people who have imminent reporting obligations. https://www.oregon.gov/osp/Docs/SOR_Web_Announcement.pdf TLDR: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, as of March 23rd, 2020, ALL sex offender reporting for registration will be taken by phone. There will be NO in-person registrations until… Read More