ACSOL’s Conference Calls

Conference Call Recordings Online
Dial-in number: 1-712-770-8055, Conference Code: 983459

Monthly Meetings: Feb 23 – Berkeley, Mar 30 – San Diego [details]

Emotional Support Group Meetings – Los Angeles: Feb 23,  Mar 23, Apr 27  [details]

Registration Laws for all 50 States

Save the Date: ACSOL Conference June 14/15 in Los Angeles


OH: House bill to require mandatory prison for child sex offenders

Law enforcement sees so many of those convicted of soliciting minors for sex on just probation, able to re-offend as soon as they’re released. 

Victims of child sex abuse say the lack of proper penalties for offenders can be just as traumatic as the original abuse. Lawmakers are looking to put mandatory sentences in place to make sure this doesn’t happen to children in the future. Full Article

Join the discussion

  1. AJ

    Let’s see, registries are proving ineffective and useless, so let’s try another useless method that worked so well in the War on Drugs: mandatory sentencing. Here’s an idea, try rehabilitation! I point (again) to a study done about addiction that equally applies to criminal justice and rehabilitation. The answer is not punishment, it’s about connection and social structure. (IMO, the reason we have so many problems is our social fabric has a much looser weave.) Here’s a link to the study:…/the-opposite-addiction-is-connection
    Here’s a link to the TED video mentioned and linked in the article:

  2. Tired of this

    “Lack of proper penalties for offenders”

    Funny, here I was thinking quite the contrary, that punishments for sex offenses were already ridiculously harsh and disproportionate (for the most part). I’ve seen too many people get longer sentences than murderers for possessing pictures. Anyone remember that young man in FL who got something like 200 years for 20 jpgs a couple years ago?

Leave a Reply

We welcome a lively discussion with all view points - keeping in mind...  
  • Your submission will be reviewed by one of our volunteer moderators. Moderating decisions may be subjective.
  • Please keep the tone of your comment civil and courteous. This is a public forum.
  • Please stay on topic - both in terms of the organization in general and this post in particular.
  • Please refrain from general political statements in (dis)favor of one of the major parties or their representatives.
  • Please take personal conversations off this forum.
  • We cannot connect participants privately - feel free to leave your contact info here. You may want to create a new / free, readily available email address.
  • Please refrain from copying and pasting repetitive and lengthy amounts of text.
  • Please do not post in all Caps.
  • If you wish to link to a serious and relevant media article, legitimate advocacy group or other pertinent web site / document, please provide the full link. No abbreviated / obfuscated links.
  • We suggest to compose lengthy comments in a desktop text editor and copy and paste them into the comment form
  • We will not publish any posts containing any names not mentioned in the original article.
  • Please choose a user name that does not contain links to other web sites
  • Please send any input regarding moderation or other website issues to moderator [at] all4consolaws [dot] org
ACSOL, including but not limited to its board members and agents, does not provide legal advice on this website.  In addition, ACSOL warns that those who provide comments on this website may or may not be legal professionals on whose advice one can reasonably rely.  

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please answer this question to prove that you are not a robot *

Michael Dickson Womens Jersey