Democrats incur LGBTQ wrath over sex offender registry bill  Los Angeles BladeDuring a week of flurry before Labor Day, the California Assembly and Senate Appropriations Committees determined which final legislation to pass to the floor ...

Dozens of CUNY Profs in Nat'l Database of Sex Offenders  The Jewish VoiceBy Clark Savage, Jr. Problems with unwanted touching are cropping up on college campuses, reportedly from an unlikely source: the professors. “Nearly three ...

From worst to best: How a Haryana village improved its sex ratio  The Indian ExpressBy July this year, Barna has touched the SRB of 1158 and figures among the state's villages with highest sex-ratio. The phenomenal increase was not easy to ...

Fann removes key roadblock to sex offender registration bill • Arizona Mirror  Arizona MirrorHouse Speaker Rusty Bowers' bill to allow some people to petition to stop registering as a sex offender is back on track after his counterpart in the Senate gave it ...

Ex-Sex Offender Registry head sues | Local News  The Salem NewsSALEM — The former executive director of the Sex Offender Registry Board, forced out of her job in 2014 by then-Gov. Deval Patrick over the agency's handling ...

Executive at top Hollywood lobbying firm arrested for rape, blackmail  New York Post An executive at Hollywood's top lobbying firm has been busted for allegedly raping and blackmailing a woman he met on a sugar daddy dating site, according to ...

Texas reneging: States expansion of sex-offender laws challenged  Austin American-StatesmanAt least four sex offenders in Texas have floated a new argument that has earned early legal victories. When the Beaumont police detective called him in 2014, ...

Sex offender registry changes; reduced jail term to avoid deportation could be up for debate  Middletown PressHARTFORD — With less than two weeks to the end of the legislative session, the state Sentencing Commission is asking Senate leaders to bring two potentially ...

Sex-offender registry laws discriminate against mentally ill, court rules  CityNewsOntario's top court has thrown out parts of laws requiring lifelong sex-offender registration as unconstitutional.

New Laws Going Into Effect Impact ​​​Drivers, Sex Offenders, More  Southwest Minneapolis, MN PatchNew Laws Going Into Effect Impact ​​​Drivers, More - Southwest Minneapolis, MN - Among the new laws is one that ​​​makes light rail train drivers subject ...

Physical Fitness Training in Patients with Subacute Stroke (PHYS-STROKE): multicentre, randomised controlled, endpoint blinded trial  The BMJ... controlled, endpoint blinded trial. BMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l5101 (Published 18 September 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l5101 ...

Sentencing Commission Makes Last-Minute Plea To Senate  CT News JunkieHARTFORD, CT — With less than two weeks to the end of the legislative session, the state Sentencing Commission is asking Senate leaders to bring two ...

Kentucky Court: Employment Nexus Req. to Avoid Wrongful Discharge  The National Law ReviewIn Marshall v. Montaplast of North America, Inc., Kentucky Supreme Court held a cause of action for wrongful termination based on a violation of public policy ...

Second Chances for a Sex Offender?  American TheatreOn Nov. 30, Anchorage, Alaska, sustained a magnitude 7.0 earthquake. Cyrano's Theatre Company's production of Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley, set to ...

In your neighborhood: Registry keeps public aware of sex offenders - The Tribune  Ironton TribuneIn order to keep the public apprised of sex offenders living within the area, the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office features a sex offender registry on its website.

Ex-counselor claims psychiatric hospital fired him for reports about sex offender workers  The Union LeaderBRENTWOOD — A former drug and alcohol substance abuse clinician who was fired from Hampstead Hospital claims in a new lawsuit that he was let go ...

Lawmaker says fired Hampton aide wanted to protect sex offenders; Southworth denies claim  Courier JournalA Kentucky legislator says he met with Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton's fired aide, Adrienne Southworth, and alleges the deputy advocated for expanding parole ...

More than 100 Southern Baptist youth pastors convicted or charged in sex crimes  Houston Chronicle Published Feb. 13, 2019. Third of six parts. Chad Foster, a former firefighter from Missouri, arrived in Texas soon after his divorce and with his 30th birthday fast ...

Living with a label  The Register-GuardNo matter their regrets or time served, 187 Lane County adult sex offenders who committed a crime as a child have no recourse for registry relief.

He admitted to one huge mistake. But he didn’t want to be branded a sex offender for life  Fresno BeeLifetime registration as a sex offender could finally end for many charged with lesser crimes under a bill Gov. Jerry Brown signed on Friday.

Registration for same-sex couples starts Friday | Society | FocusTaiwan Mobile - CNA English News  Focus Taiwan News ChannelTaipei, May 23 (CNA) Taiwan's government said it is ready to process the marriage registrations of same-sex couples which begins on Friday.

Lawrence County Sex Offenders - July 2019 - The Tribune  Ironton TribuneDescription of terms. The following classifications are used by Ohio's system: • Sexual Predator: An individual who has been convicted of, or pleaded guilty to, ...

Black Men Disproportionately Represented On Sex Offender Registries  The AppealBlack men are disproportionately represented on sex offender registries: about one of every 100 Black men are on a registry, a rate double that of white men.

A Year Later, Guidance Counselor's Sexual Assault Case Still Raising Questions  New Hampshire Public RadioIt's been a year since a high school guidance counselor working in the Exeter school district was sentenced to prison. Kristie Torbick, 39, pleaded guilty.

Round two: ToI's guide to the 30 parties that want your vote, again  The Times of IsraelEverything you need to know about the front-runners, the new alliances, the parties in danger of stumbling under the electoral threshold, and the earnest yet ...

Court ruling frees local sexual predator from GPS monitoring  Newnan Times-HeraldA recent decision by the Georgia Supreme Court will now allow one sexual predator in Coweta to remove his ankle monitor. On Monday, The Georgia Supreme ...

How felons can register to vote in Florida under new Amendment 4 bill  Tampa Bay TimesCourt officials explain how to check if you owe fees or restitution.

Personal Jurisdiction/Forum Non Conveniens - The World in US Courts: Summer 2019 - Corporate/Commercial Law - United States  Mondaq News AlertsPersonal Jurisdiction Based on Knowledge of Texas Port of Call and Lack of Objection Even Where Ship Operator Had No Other Texas Contacts or Control Over ...

Court orders changes to sex-offender registry laws regarding accused ruled not criminally responsible  The Lawyer's DailyWithin a year, anyone who is found not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder (NCRMD) for a sexual offence and receives an absolute discharge ...

Southern Baptists have been immersed in their own sex abuse scandals. Now, they’re debating their response.  Washington PostLeaders like Southern Baptist Convention President JD Greear have sought to make the issue front and center at a meeting in Birmingham.

More than 250 same-sex couples to register marriage in Taiwan | Society | FocusTaiwan Mobile - CNA English News  Focus Taiwan News ChannelTaipei, May 17 (CNA) More than 250 same-sex couples are waiting in line to be registered as spouses at government household affairs agencies around ...

Sex Offender Center Guard Accused of Having Sex With Patient  U.S. News & World ReportMANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A security guard at the Minnesota Sex Offender Treatment Program in St. Peter is accused of having a sexual relationship with a ...

New crime reform laws start today; Here's what you need to know  Anchorage PressStarting today, new criminal justice reform legislation goes into effect. House Bill 49 was signed into law by Governor Michael Dunleavy and addresses the many ...

Judge Denies End of Sex-Offender Probation For Ex-Matanzas Teacher Who Had Sex With Student  FlaglerLive.comFlagler County Circuit Court Terence Perkins this week denied ex-Matanzas High School teacher James Wolfe's request for an early termination of his probation.

Amended lawsuit challenges Nevada law governing registration of sex offenders  Las Vegas Review-JournalAn amended lawsuit has been filed challenging a 2007 Nevada law governing registration and community notification of sex offenders and seeking to block its ...

Jeffrey Epstein enjoyed unprecedented freedom during his 13-month jail term, but nobody will say why  INSIDERJeffrey Epstein was granted a six-day-a-week work-release during his 13-month jail term 2008, which he served after pleading guilty to procuring a person under ...

Can You Fire Someone For Being A Sex Offender?  JD SupraIt happens more often than you think. An employee in good standing is “outed” as being listed on a sex offender registry. His/her coworkers are up in arms.

Sex offender supervision unit ending in WV  Huntington Herald DispatchHUNTINGTON - West Virginia's intensive supervision office, which employs dozens of officers who have spent nearly a decade herding hundreds of sex ...

All the decisions the Supreme Court made in 2019  INSIDERThe current Supreme Court is one of the most closely watched in history after President Donald Trump successfully appointed two justices.

Utah DOC fires company that counsels sex offender inmates  KUTV 2News(KUTV) It's a taxpayer funded program that was at the center of a scathing audit a year ago.The Utah Department of Corrections has been making changes, but ...

Former San Angelo teacher pleads 'no contest' to child sexual assault during tense hearing  Standard-TimesTensions ran high during a hearing for a former San Angelo teacher who pleaded no contest to charges he sexually assaulted a child in her bedroom.

A Lyft Driver With A Criminal Record Was Charged With Rape. So Why Was He Even Behind The Wheel?  BuzzFeed NewsThe world's largest background check company screens job applicants for thousands of companies — but employees describe a process prone to errors that ...

Raised on the Registry | The Irreparable Harm of Placing Children on Sex Offender Registries in the US  Human Rights WatchJacob C. was 11 years old and living in Michigan when he was tried in juvenile court for touching, without penetrating, his sister's genitals. Found guilty of one ...

Former UC Title IX chief claims retaliation in her firing  Cincinnati Business CourierThe University of Cincinnati's former head of enforcing the United States' anti sex discrimination statute is suing the university, claiming she was fired in ...

In Alabama — where lawmakers banned abortion for rape victims — rapists’ parental rights are protected  The Washington PostAlabama is one of only two states that don't bar rapists from having custody of children conceived by their assaults.

Lock Haven professor fired after a background check gets job back, but judge denies damages  PennLiveWILLIAMSPORT – A state court gave a Lock Haven University mathematics professor his job back, but a federal judge says Charles H. Morgan Jr. cannot collect ...

Abuse of Faith: Missionaries left trail of abuse, but leaders stayed quiet  Houston Chronicle Published May 31, 2019. Fourth of six parts. George Thomas Wade Jr. had been spreading the gospel as a missionary on African training farms and in bush ...

Austin Police Believe Sex Offender Moved To Dallas Without Registering  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthCory Harris reported to the Sex Offender Apprehension and Registration Unit that he was moving to Dallas on February 15, but he has yet to register with Dallas ...

The Vote To Terminate Trump's National Emergency Is More Than Symbolic, Even If Trump Vetos It  Above the LawThe Senate is set to vote Thursday on the House resolution to terminate Donald Trump's national emergency. The resolution should pass, as enough ...

St. John officer faces possible termination after making unlawful arrest, falsifying report, records state  nwitimes.comST. JOHN — A St. John police officer is facing possible termination after an internal investigation by the department found she allegedly made an unlawful arrest ...

Courts Decide Cases Relating to Lifetime GPS Tracking of Sex Offenders | Courts Decide Cases Relating to Lifetime GPS Tracking of Sex Offenders  WisBarMay 30, 2018 – In two recent cases, the Wisconsin Supreme Court and the Wisconsin Court of Appeals rejected challenges related to lifetime global positioning ...

Ex-high school coach taken to prison after admitting to having sex with students  The Times of Northwest IndianaVALPARAISO — Jatwone London told the court Tuesday he had intended to earn a college degree and join the Navy.

Who is Blake Brickman? Meet the players in the Bevin-Hampton administration's civil war  Courier JournalThe divide in Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's administration is widening, as controversy surrounds the termination of Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton's aide. Adrienne ...

Defense lawyers seek detention at home for Jeffrey Epstein  13WHAM-TVNEW YORK (AP) — Financier Jeffrey Epstein's lawyers, seeking bail for their client, said Thursday that he had long lived with the fear that federal prosecutors ...

Sex Offenders Say Illinois Parole System Is Broken  Courthouse News ServiceCHICAGO (CN) – More than 4,000 sex offenders in Illinois face effective life sentences despite a court granting them parole because of restrictions on where ...

Shakopee guard charged with felony sex crime for contact with inmate  Star TribuneAn inmate at the Shakopee women's prison has accused a male corrections officer of hounding her for sexual favors, once shining a flashlight in her room and ...

Planned Parenthood sites across Ohio receive notice of state funding termination  cleveland.comPlanned Parenthood locations across Ohio on Thursday received notice from the Ohio Department of Health that their state funding will end next month.

Multnomah County 2018 Halloween Sex Offender Safety List  Portland, OR PatchMultnomah County 2018 Halloween Sex Offender Map - Portland, OR - There are 188 registered sex offenders currently living in Multnomah County. For the ...

Here's why some Louisiana sex offenders eligible for early release have to stay in prison  The AdvocateMore than 400 Louisiana prisoners who are otherwise eligible for early release can't leave correctional facilities because they are unable to find an approved ...

New sheriff in town: Repeal of SB 91 signed into law  Must Read AlaskaWhile the Alaska Legislature had a wholly unproductive day working in two “sessions,” 800 miles apart, Gov. Michael J. Dunleavy fulfilled one of his campaign ...

Pa. Supreme Court ruling means university must rehire prof with child-sex conviction  PennLiveThe high court refused to hear Lock Haven University's appeal of a Commonwealth Court ruling ordering Prof. Charles Morgan's reinstatement.

Man charged for attacking sex offenders greeted as a hero by some  KTUU.comIt's not often that someone handcuffed, in shackles, and facing a Superior Court judge on felony assault and robbery charges is greeted as a hero. But Jason ...

Fired Breckinridge County deputy opens up about his arrest in 'Predator' sting  WDRBLouisville, Ky (WDRB) -- A Breckinridge County Sheriff's Deputy who was fired 13 years after he was arrested following a "To Catch a Predator" sting is telling his ...

New details: On-duty Sutter sheriff’s deputy allegedly used his job to coerce women into sex  Sacramento BeeSB 1421 disciplinary records for a Sutter County Sheriff's deputy detail his firing for allegedly abusing his position to intimidate women to have sex with him while ...

Judge reviews motion to get Richmond off sex offender registry  WTRFMa'Lik Richmond returned to Jefferson County juvenile court Thursday morning after filing a motion of declassification.

University professor fired for having sex with 2 female students must be reinstated, Pa. court rules  lehighvalleylive.comConcluding he didn't violate any school policy, a state appeals court panel has backed the reinstatement of a Bloomsburg University professor who was fired for ...

Ungodly abuse: The lasting torment of the New Tribes missionary kids  NBCNews.comAmerican missionaries working for a group formerly known as New Tribes Mission sexually abused multiple children at overseas boarding schools, ex-students ...

Elementary teacher accused of sexual abusing students in Naples  Fox 4An elementary school teacher is behind bars after students reported he sexual abused them. Three girls have come forward and Collier County Sheriff's ...

UW-Madison professor at center of sexual harassment investigation retires  Madison.comA UW-Madison professor who students and staff accused of inappropriately touching, staring and commenting in a pattern of sexual harassment going back ...

The firing of Lt. Gov. Hampton's aide has sparked a GOP civil war in Kentucky. Here's how  Courier JournalA tweet from Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton about "dark forces" in the Bevin administration has sparked a Republican civil war in Kentucky over the firing of ...

Branson sexual abuse probe implicates 4 ex-staffers  Marin Independent JournalThree former athletic coaches and a former college counselor at the Branson School in Ross were accused of sexual misconduct involving former students from ...

Details on Iain Kidd’s crimes, conviction, and termination from Bloody Elbow  Bloody ElbowHere are the details on Iain Kidd's criminal conviction and dismissal from Bloody Elbow.

Correctional officers gone wrong: A breakdown of firings by prisons across South Carolina  Greenville NewsMore than 100 correctional officers were fired from South Carolina prisons in the 16-month period that spanned from January 2017 to April 2018, according to ...

Security guard at sex offender treatment centre accused of having sex with patient  Global NewsA security guard at a sex offender treatment facility has been accused of having a sexual relationship with a patient.

Professor fighting termination based on nearly 30-year-old sexual abuse conviction  PennLive.comWILLIAMSPORT -- A crime committed nearly 30 years ago brought an abrupt end to the academic career of a math department chair and he now wants a state ...

In Alabama, rapists have parental rights  AL.comFor The Washington Post. Jessica Stallings holds a photo of her son Hunter. Nicknamed "Pooh," Hunter died of a disease that is more likely to occur in cases of ...

Students urge Rutgers to strip tenure from professor accused of sexual misconduct  NJ.comA group of student activists at Rutgers have delivered a petition urging top university officials to revoke the tenure of a professor who was largely cleared of ...

California politics news feed  Los Angeles TimesThis is Essential Politics, our in-the-moment look at California political and government news. Sign up for our free newsletter for analysis and more, and ...

Megan's Law and Your Business, Anti-Discrimination Policies Article  Inc.comWhat employers need to know about the new national sex offender registry.

“I have been victimised for resisting and refusing the unwanted sexual advances of the CJI” Ranjan Gogoi: Former Supreme Court employee  The CaravanIn a sworn affidavit submitted to 22 sitting SC judges, a former Supreme Court employee accuses the chief justice of India Ranjan Gogoi of sexual harassment.

Massage parlor owner sentenced to 30 years in prison for running sex-trafficking ring  nwitimes.comHAMMOND — A federal judge has imprisoned a Chinese woman who came to America to become an entrepreneur, but got in the wrong business: entrapping ...

98 percent of registered sex offenders left off Oregon's public offender registry  KATUTUALATIN, Ore. -- Does a registered sex offender live in your neighborhood?After reporting several recent sex offender arrests, KATU's On Your Side ...

The Reckoning of Morris Dees and the Southern Poverty Law Center  The New YorkerBob Moser writes on the Southern Poverty Law Center firing its co-founder and longtime mastermind Morris Dees, after years of allegations of sexual ...

Ex-deputy avoids jail time: Pleads guilty to sexual misconduct with female jail inmates  Peninsula Daily NewsPORT ANGELES — A former Clallam County corrections deputy who had sexual contact with female county jail inmates will serve three months on electronic ...

How one man removed himself from the sex-offender registry  Macleans.caThe perpetrator's name is shielded by a publication ban, a measure put in place to protect the identity of his victim. Only his initials—J.M.S.—can be printed here.

#MeToo Brought Down 201 Powerful Men. Nearly Half of Their Replacements Are Women.  The New York TimesA list of cases since the Harvey Weinstein scandal, and an analysis of those who have filled the vacated roles.

Tucson police officer traded sex for overlooking arrest warrant, court record says  Arizona Daily StarA Tucson police officer facing criminal charges and termination traded a sex-act for not arresting a woman on an outstanding warrant, a court document shows.

'Sort of shocks the conscience,' judge says of ex-Chicago cop charged in beating  Chicago Sun-TimesFormer Chicago police Sgt. Eric J. Elkins, who quit amid two internal affairs probes, had been the subject of a Chicago Sun-Times investigation.

Why Did a District Department Hire A Registered Sex Offender?  Washington City PaperThe DGS employee was hired despite being caught in a sting trying to buy sex with a 13-year-old.

EXCLUSIVE: Registered sex offenders live in NYCHA despite rule barring them from public housing  New York Daily NewsRegistered sex offenders aren't allowed to live in public housing - but at NYCHA, they've managed to move right in, a stunning report to be released Tuesday ...

CNN investigation exposes preventable deaths and dangerous care in jails and prisons across the country  CNNBehind bars, they beg for medical attention from a giant government contractor. For some, help doesn't come – or it comes too late. A look at Correct Care ...

Former Rockdale deputy takes plea deal in sexual battery case  WSB AtlantaDedra Hall will serve 12 months' probation, pay a $1000 fine and serve 40 hours of community *service* as a first time offender.

Day of reckoning: A wave of fresh accusations against priests has been unleashed  Rochester Democrat and ChronicleExpect a wave of *fresh* allegations in the coming months that Catholic clergy in New York engaged in sexual abuse of children.

Sex offenders' sentences skewed by error on form  The Seattle TimesTimes Watchdog: For years, an incorrect court sentencing form reduced the length of community custody given to certain sex offenders in Washington state.

KHTS Updates Santa Clarita Megan's Law Sex Offender Map  KHTS RadioKHTS just updated its Santa Clarita sex offender database and map, a community *service* the station publishes throughout the year to inform residents.

Botswana decriminalizes homosexuality  QuartzThere is now one fewer country where homosexuality is a crime. The High Court of Botswana today (June 11) struck down colonial era penal codes that made ...

Hospital employee fired for mishandling narcotics, not age or sex, 1st Cir. finds  HR DiveA lower court properly concluded that a hospital employee was fired due to irregularities in his handling of prescription narcotics rather than discrimination on the ...

The State Capitol Report | News  Berkeley IndependentThe General Assembly concluded work on the regular legislative session, but lawmakers are scheduled to return later this month under the terms of S.785, ...

Pa. court finds merit in lawsuit filed by victim of clergy sex abuse despite expired statute of limitations  PennLiveThe decision handed by the Pennsylvania Superior Court could open the way for lawsuits against Catholic dioceses even in cases where the statute of ...

Jury rules city discriminated against former CMPD officer based on sex  WSOC CharlotteA federal jury partially sided with the former CMPD officer, who sued the city of Charlotte for discrimination.