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Collection of Internet Identifiers and Providers

The following is a screenshot of the front page of the official California Megans Law web site on November 14, 2012.

This is for your information only and NOT to be construed as legal advice. Please keep in mind that, past this page “Any person who is required to register pursuant to Penal Code section 290 who enters this web site is punishable by a fine not exceeding $1,000, imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding six months, or by both the fine and imprisonment. (Pen. Code, § 290.46, subd. (k).)”

ATTENTION: November 9, 2012

Federal Court orders temporary stay of law enforcement collection of registered sex offenders e-mail(s), screen name(s), and internet service provider(s) pursuant to Proposition 35, the Californians Against Sexual Exploitation (CASE) Act. Until further notice, the DOJ and local law enforcement will not require registrants to submit this specific information.

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You know I always wondered about just WHY it is illegal for a sex offender to look at a PUBLIC LIST that he may or may not be on. What is the logic? Oh wait, this is dealing with sex offender laws so there is NO logic involved. Never mind!

No seriously, can someone answer this question for real? Never mind that it is a PUBLIC LIST, but what if a sex offender simply wanted to check the accuracy of his own listing without having to ask his mother to do it for him?

So many lawsuits waiting to be filed…

My understanding of the “logic,” for lack of a better term, is to prevent us from using the site as a veritable LinkedIn or Facebook for RSOs. I read a story in the newspaper years ago after the initial launch of the site of a guy who got a letter from another RSO asking him out on a date. The guy reported the letter to the police who in turn arrested the love lorn sender. Of course, there are plenty of other do-gooder aggregate websites where you can see yourself if you are so inclined. I don’t know if this… Read more »

Myself and others have been harrassed heavily online at Offendex.com thanks to someone who thinks they can use the registry as their personal list of victims. The guy’s real name is Brent Marshall Oesterblad and it did take a lot of work to learn his real identity. So far, law enforcement hasn’t seem too interested in going after him just yet.. but maybe with the newest threats and actions taken by him, a phone call or two may be enough to get something going. By placing internet identifiers into the database, it will be a matter of time before Mr.… Read more »

That subhuman parasite is trying to get offenders to pay the sum of $250 USD to remove their images from his site. That is clearly misuse of the site that the harvested the images from. I say harvested since he places his url on the image implying ownership of the image. This is a violation of the terms of service of the government sites that he illegally steals the images from. The mere fact that his motive is not to educate but rather to extort money from offenders is harassment or even attempted profit from extortion as you mention. I… Read more »

Is that mugshot.c#m? I recently discovered that I was on that site, and since my namesake father was an actor, its highly likely that someone I know will soon discover my “secret”, ruin my livelyhood and put me and my family on the street. Sign me up for the lawsuit. Heck, I would even chip in for a private detective to dig up his dirt and run a full page ad!

They made that little law so people could not start networking to fight the unjust laws or the person or persons that had a brain fart when the law was contrude were trying to satisfy thier own fantasies of control. That clause is outdated.

Perhaps that is the motivation behind this latest “law” wanting access to our online lives. I am sure they don’t seriously think that it is protect anyone but rather to control us and our ability to communicate and organize.

There is power in numbers and we have the numbers certainly but not a way to organize and communicate. I say that should change. Lets do it!

What you call “brain fart” I would call Projectile Brain Diarrhea.

That is simply insane. How can that be legal? (probably how a lot of this nonsense is legal). So let me understand this: someone has to register, but they are not allowed to check their own information to make sure it is accurate. It is a public list, so how can it be illegal for one person to visit a public website but not someone else? Finally, and this really ticks me off as well as reveals just how fake the motivation behind the whole Meagan’s Law site is, sex offenders are still human beings, who have families. There are… Read more »

How can this be legal? Wake up, dude,the government effs its own people over as a matter of routine and all too often with fatal consequences. No one cares as long as its not happening to them. Look what happened in Benghazi, for Christ’s sake. Ambassador Stevens and his staff were denied repeated requests for security enhancements because they feared for their lives well before that fatal night. Islamists attacked the consulate and killed him and several others including Navy SEALS. UN Ambassador Rice was all over TV afterward knowingly lying through her teeth that the attack was merely a… Read more »

My point is that if the justification for the law is to ‘protect children’ then this nullifies their theory if they make it impossible for a parent who is an rso to have access to the information: that persons ‘children are unprotected’ -it is grounds to throw this prohibition out. hence the question ‘how can this be legal?’ as in: they can not justify it because they’ve canceled out their own justification. I’m painfully aware they pass illogical and unconstitutional laws to enforce whatever whim they have, but when they step into an obvious hypocritical justification then it should be… Read more »

I agree with you 100%.

All of this is so obvious and illogical that it boggles the mind (well my mind at least) how it still remains a law! That is the case with so many laws dealing with RSOs. Can someone please tell my why it is difficult to find lawyers to challenge these sorts of laws and who will take these to court? I would really think that new lawyers would jump at the chance to work in this area of law. These would be high profile cases and yes, I know perfectly that many lawyers are only motivated by money (my defense… Read more »

As an attorney, I would love to sue these privately owned websites which have the same information but no protections of the state Megan’s Law website. So why haven’t I or another attorney sued them? Time and money. Even a civil rights attorney like myself is limited in the amount of time I have. Preparing and filing a lawsuit is just the beginning. Then you have to defend the lawsuit by answering all of the motions and discovery initiated by the opposing party. Often they try to drown you in paper just to wear you out. Then there is the… Read more »

I see…so the very reason that many of us are on the list in the first place as RSO is the same reason that it is so difficult to fight that the ever growing additions to the restrictions and injustices added each year. No one has time to go after website sites that list hundreds of thousands of peoples private information online illegally either. Well, as my “internet identifier” (Tired of hiding) clearly states I am Tired of hiding and I am quite willing to be represented and to have my name used in any lawsuits or legal action taken… Read more »

Adam Daniels says: Your comment is awaiting moderation. November 22, 2012 at 4:06 am I am the owner of a site called Offendextortion.com This site was created for people who are fed up with offendex.com and or any of the other private enterprises. The owner of offendex Brent Oesterblad who claims not to be the owner, is himself a convicted felon he is a conartist. I am a broadcast Journalist that is getting bombarded bullied and threatend by Offendex.com Let it be known that I am willing to sacrifice myself to help others and that is why the site is… Read more »

The law is a sham. First of all, who keeps the names? Where are they kept? Do the police share them with anyone? Who pays for the police, clerks, etc that do this work? Who checks to see if all a persons identities are listed? This is another feel good law they pass so a politician can make the public think they are safer. I wish a citizens group would file a suit against entities like the police who waste taxpayer money on worthless laws.

Regarding private companies that post information on line, I would love to see an agressive attorney contact a few thousand people who are listed on the web site, get a $20 donation from each, and file a class action law suit. Rather than paying someone $250 to get someone off the site, get a few thousand to sue for invasion of privacy, using a picture without permission, for something. Perhaps a district attorney could find a depraved indifference charge or something like that against the site and jail someone. It seems to me that the disclaimer of not using the… Read more »

Nope, you would think that law enforcement would go after them since after all it is an open and shut case…BUT NO…they continue to operate
illegally
violating federal laws …doing harm and extorting money from those already being abused (hey, what’s a little more abuse for perverts
like us right)
violate federal YET just let a single sex offender miss their registration by a day and they are arrested and treated like well criminals.

Justice in America. What a joke!

Please contact me or you can go to my site http://www.offendextortion.com. I understand your frustration. You are not alone.

[…] Tired of hiding says: November 14, 2012 at 3:35 pm […]

Pick Me! Here is What I have done,,, Poor man’s copyright Your Picture / Image & or have it done through the library of congress(“BEST but $35) Past that date “ANY SITE” using Your Image for any Profit without Your Permission!!!!! CAN BE SUED! Bruce Fein Now PICK ME! lol & When We Win & We would win eventually I’ll Give 1/2 To CA-RSOL BTW EVERYTHING TYPED ON Your Personal Computer is auto. copyright That’s How they bust Sexter’s/ online chat’s are ALL ADMISSIBLE in a court of law like I said the smarter Your Phone the dumber You Are… Read more »

This is for your information only and NOT to be construed as legal advice. Please keep in mind that, past this page “Any person who is required to register pursuant to Penal Code section 290 who enters this web site is punishable by a fine not exceeding $1,000, imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding six months, or by both the fine and imprisonment. (Pen. Code, § 290.46, subd. (k).)”

It a public SITES !! HELLO once a california RSO click this and this is at the bottom of the webpage.

I think it’s call “entrapment “

I have made a list of all the mugshot websites and have identified all the people that are are running them. I will be working with people in each area to capture photos of these website owners and do so from public places. In doing so, the images are copyrighted by me. Also in doing so, i am developing a mugshot website myself. I will be placing the names and personal information on each and every one of these people online on their very own mugshot website, and will charge them to remove their information. But instead of a measly… Read more »

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