Robert Prentky, professor and director of graduate training in forensic psychology at Farleigh Dickinson University; Dr. Karl Hanson and Monique T. July 1, declining to extend Padilla to sex offender registration.
A family member or significant other was present for a portion of most of the interviews. We asked both non-registered and registered parents to describe ways that their children have been directly affected by sex offender registration laws.
The median age at conviction or adjudication was Even though Ethan was not a convicted felon, employers refused to hire him when he disclosed that he was on the sex offender registry.
I have verified that state registry is different than the OffenderRadar. The fact that the person allegedly raped is the wife of the defendant shall not be a defense to a charge of rape. The possession of each such photograph, motion picture, exhibition, show, representation, or presentation is a separate offense.
Community notification involves publicizing information about persons on sex offender registries. The superpredator myth has been discredited. It is unclear whether prosecutions for failure to register are having the desired effect of deterring subsequent sex crimes.
At the age of 10, Ethan and his younger brother went to live with their father and stepmother in Amarillo. Many of the young people interviewed for this report who were convicted of failure to register were unable to afford registration fees, obtain a proper residence, or otherwise comply with requirements to obtain identification.