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
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/
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
Dog sworn into Illinois state’s attorney’s office to provide support for sexual assault victims Read More
State v. Dearmitt 299 Or App 22 (2019) : Trial court erred in failing to merge sexual-abuse convictions. During the same criminal episode, defendant subjected the victim to sexual intercourse and anal penetration. Court found that no exception to merger under antimerger statute applied.