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The Alliance for Constitutional Sex Offense Laws (ACSOL) is dedicated to protecting the Constitution by restoring the civil rights of registrants and their families. In order to achieve that objective, ACSOL will educate and litigate as well as support or oppose legislation.

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Important News / Announcements

****Fourth Update: SORNA Regulations Hearing Rescheduled for Aug 29, 9am. Zoom available.

ACSOL Conference to Feature Distinguished Speakers, Important Panels

ACSOL August 20, 2022 Meeting

Survey volunteer alert to all registrants and family: Please tell us about your experience on the public registry

ACSOL National Action Alert: Retired Military Registrants Denied Access to Military Bases – Were You Also Denied?

ACSOL Training for CA Tiered Registry Petitions Video Replay Is Now Available

Janice's Journal

General News Feed

14 Aug 2022
Source: nbcnews.com 8/12/22 A Texas man charged with five counts of child sexual assault died after a jury convicted him and he chugged a bottle of liquid in the courtroom, his lawyer said Friday. After the first count was read on Thursday afternoon and the Denton County jury returned a guilty verdict, Edward Leclair, 57, started drinking from a plastic water bottle filled with...
12 Aug 2022
Source: jsonline.com 8/12/22 A small Wisconsin town's attempt to ban more sex offenders from living there flunks one of two tests that would make it unconstitutional, a federal appeals court has ruled. The decision sent the matter back to a lower court for argument about the second test, and whether the local law should be thrown out. Hartland adopted an ordinance in 2018 after it...
12 Aug 2022
Source: ACSOL Update as of Aug 12, 2022:  The hearing date has again changed.  The new hearing date is now set for Aug 29, 2022 at 9:00am Click here to see the Zoom hearing information, which is under the heading "Zoom Webinar Information"   REMINDER: if you want to receive occasional emails on SORNA news, sign up to be on the list by entering...
12 Aug 2022
Source: foxnews.com 8/11/22 A licensed sex therapist and counselor sparked backlash on social media after posting a video where she appeared to defend "minor-attracted persons." "They are probably the most vilified population of folks in our culture," Miranda Galbreath says in the video posted on YouTube titled "Let’s talk about minor-attracted persons." Galbreath goes on to explain that "most folks" make "incorrect assumptions" about...
11 Aug 2022
Source: cbsnews.com 8/11/22 A Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy has been charged with over 30 counts of sex crimes involving children, CBS Los Angeles reports. "Sexually assaulting a child not only robs them of their innocence but also leaves lasting mental trauma. This is one of the most egregious crimes my office encounters and it is made worse when the crime is committed by someone...
09 Aug 2022
Source: floridatoday.com 8/8/22 Brevard County commissioners reaffirmed their tough stance toward registered sex offenders by making only making minor changes to a regulation limiting where they can go — even as the measure is being challenged in court. The commission updated section 74 of the county code on Tuesday to allow businesses to register as a park so long as the business is used for recreation and...
08 Aug 2022
The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision today in which it declared retroactive a law in The Village of Hartland, Wisconsin, that severely limits the number of registrants who can reside in that town.  Today's decision signaled a reversal of that Court's prior decisions which held that a new law can be applied to individuals convicted of a sex offense prior to...
05 Aug 2022
Source: yahoo.com 8/3/22 The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating an inmate's death at the Blackwater River Correctional Facility. FDLE's Special Agent in Charge Chris Williams told the News Journal the agency is investigating the death of 35-year-old Andrew Thompson, but could not provide further information. According to the Florida Department of Corrections, Thompson died on July 27. Thompson was arrested in March...
04 Aug 2022
Source: huntingdondailynews.com 8/3/22 An attempt by a Petersburg man to be released from lifetime sexual offender registration failed last month when Pennsylvania’s Superior Court asserted registration is a “non-punitive, collateral consequence of his conviction” and not a violation of his constitutional rights. ... According to the decision issued by the Superior Court in Howard’s case, Howard argued lifetime registration is “cruel and unusual punishment”...
04 Aug 2022
Source: shawlocal.com 8/4/22 The city of Joliet is about to become the owner of a fire-damaged house acquired for the strategic purpose of forcing out registered sex offenders who live a block away. The Joliet City Council on Tuesday approved the acquisition of the unoccupied house at 1000 N. Center St. at a price of $124,000. City officials, siding with Cunningham neighborhood residents alarmed...
04 Aug 2022
Source: wkrn.com 8/4/22 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Nurses in Nashville are hoping to put a new bill on the books that would add another layer of protection against registered sex offenders. “We face anything from any gross sexual comments, people have been threatened, and unfortunately, they have been trapped in a room where the patient has been a wall between the door and the...
04 Aug 2022
Source: fox46.com 8/3/22 MONROE, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — Law enforcement officers conducted a “large-scale sex offender operation” around Union County late last month to ensure that convicted sex offenders in the area were in compliance with state laws, according to the Union County Sheriff’s Office. Officials said teams from UCSO, the U.S. Marshals Service and the NC Department of Public Safety conducted compliance...
03 Aug 2022
Source: ACSOL It has been reported that false government documents were used this week in a scam operation netting almost $10,000 from a registrant.  The false documents reportedly required the registrant to pay a large sum of money in order to avoid arrest. The false government documents included an "Order of Arrest" from Riverside County that appeared to be signed by both a judge...
03 Aug 2022
Source newsbreak.com / Los Angeles Times 8/2/22 Cynthia Blake lives cramped in a tiny studio apartment in Long Beach, in a space divided into four units that used to be a church. There is no bathroom inside her home; it's outside in a different part of the building. Blake, 53, remembers the $1,050 apartment being advertised for a long time, as interest in the...
03 Aug 2022
The Alliance for Constitutional Sex Offense Laws (ACSOL) will conduct its annual conference on Saturday, October 1.  The conference will be virtual and feature distinguished speakers including attorney Caleb Kruckenberg of the Pacific Legal Foundation, Ilan Meyer of UCLA, criminal defense attorneys Chance Oberstein and Alex Landon as well as civil rights attorney Janice Bellucci. Mr. Kruckenberg is the lead attorney in the case...
03 Aug 2022
https://www.wglt.org/local-news/2022-08-01/former-b-n-piano-teacher-sentenced-to-life-in-2nd-sex-assault-caseSource: wglt.org 8/1/22 A former piano teacher serving 450 years for sexual assault of one of his students was sentenced to life in prison Monday for similar charges related to a second student. Aaron ____ , 41, was convicted in April in connection with an ongoing sexual relationship with a minor girl that lasted years and began when she was a minor. The life...
02 Aug 2022
Source: weil.com 8/2/22 In 2019, the state of New York passed legislation extending the statute of limitations for civil causes of action for certain sex offenses from three years to 20 years. However, that law was prospective only. Now, New York is providing recourse for sexual assault survivors whose civil claims have expired. On May 24, 2022, New York Governor Kathy Hochul signed the...
02 Aug 2022
Source: wesh.com 8/1/22 Morris ___ lives in Poinciana. Elections office records indicate he's "eligible to vote in Osceola County." His status is "active," meaning he can vote next month and this November in Osceola County and in the 2020 general election, he did vote. Morris is also a registered sex offender. Because of this, he should be ineligible to vote under Florida law. WESH...
01 Aug 2022
Source: ACSOL The Third District Court of Appeals has rejected a challenge to the Tiered Registry Law that, if granted, would have reassigned individuals convicted of Penal Code Section 288(c) from Tier 3 to Tier 2.  According to the court's decision, individuals convicted of Penal Code Section 288(c) are not similarly situated to individuals convicted of Penal Code Section 288(a) who are assigned to...
01 Aug 2022

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