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Federal Appeals Court Calls Michigan Sex Offender Registry “A Punishment,” Bars State from Imposing Draconian Restrictions

Federal Appeals Court Calls Michigan Sex Offender Registry “A Punishment,” Bars State from Imposing Draconian Restrictions

2016-08-25 00:00:00

CINCINNATI—A federal appeals court unanimously declared today that portions of the Michigan sex offender registry are unconstitutional because they effectively punish registrants and do not have a corresponding public safety benefit.

Lansing Watchdog: Research Not Rhetoric Should Lead Sex Offender Laws

Lansing Watchdog: Research Not Rhetoric Should Lead Sex Offender Laws

2016-07-14 00:00:00

ACLU at the Michigan Capitol – The Week of July 11, 2016

A bill has been introduced in the Michigan Senate, SB 1027 sponsored by Senator Curtis Hertel, Jr., D–East Lansing, that is yet another ill-conceived policy recommendation catering to reactionary and uninformed fears about Michigan's sex offender registry.

August 26, 2016 SORA, sex offender registry
On Aug. 25, a federal appeals court unanimously declared that portions of the Michigan sex offender registry are unconstitutional because they effectively...
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August 25, 2016 sex offender registry, SORA
CINCINNATI—A federal appeals court unanimously declared today that portions of the Michigan sex offender registry are unconstitutional because they effectively...
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