ACSOL’s Conference Calls

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

Monthly Meetings: Nov 21, Dec 19 – Details / Recordings

Emotional Support Group Meetings 2020 (Phone only)

General News

Australia: Should sex offenders be allowed to fly?

LAST week the shocking case of a woman who was allegedly sexually assaulted while trapped in a plane’s bathroom emerged. …

The horrifying case has prompted calls from an Australian aviation law expert for sex offenders to be added to the “do not fly” list. Shine Lawyers Aviation Law Solicitor Joseph Wheeler wants the airlines to have access to public sex offender lists, and have the power to ban them from flying. Full Article

Join the discussion

  1. G4Change

    WHAT THE EFF????

    The suspect is NOT a registered citizen according to the original article: http://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/passenger-arrested-after-allegedly-sexually-assaulting-a-woman-in-planes-bathroom/story-e6frfq80-1227092130562

    What the hell good would banning registered citizens from flying have done in this case or in the other 3 cases to which this article refers????

    How do crap articles like this even get printed???

    • Tim

      I read the stories about the other assault incidents mentioned in this article. Nowhere did it mention the attackers were registered citizens. So where do they get the idea banning registered citizens would have prevented any of these attacks?

  2. ab

    Anyone should be able to leave the country they were born in and if desired not ever return.

  3. Bluewall

    should sex offenders take a water taxi, train, bus… This is going to lead to a dark path down under

  4. USA

    The perpetrator wasn’t even a sex offender ? The guy sounds nuts!

  5. td777

    Australia drank the Kool-Aid, unfortunately. They seem to be almost as bad as the UK at this point(see https://all4consolaws.org/2014/10/uk-anime-fan-convicted-over-illegal-pictures-of-imaginary-children/ ), buying into the hysteria and hype hook, line, and sinker. The USA got it wrong in the first place, unfortunately, the world follows the USA.

  6. USA

    I think banning sex offenders from flying is a great idea! I mean, there are probably millions of sex offenders throughout the world and probably no incidences of this occurring, it’s a great idea! I’ve heard of this occurring inflight with a Rhabbi! Maybe we should ban all Catholic Fathers as well? Why not ban sex offenders from public restrooms as well? Or , what about movie theaters? Public buses ? Charter buses? Hey, what about theme parks ? Or, better yet , let’s ban them from shopping malls and require them to shop online/wait/aren’t some of you banned from using the internet? Better yet, let’s implant a computer chip into them so everyone is warned when entering : a park/airport ect? Great idea! I especially feel that even though 19-20 years has passed since their plea / non child related/expunged/summary probation , let’s nail them! Go after them all! Just do me one favor. Continue to allow the murderers, gang members, drug dealers and prostitutes to fly ! That would be prejudicial otherwise 🙂

  7. Tired of hiding

    One individual does something and an entire group of people suffer as a result. This is profiling and should be ILLEGAL! More cruel and unusual punishment is what it is.

    Unfortunately sex offenders is a group that people do not care about…they really don’t care if we are killed…so why would they give sh^t if we are not allowed to fly, travel, live where we wish, etc.

    Does this really surprise anyone – I am not surprised at all.

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 will not publish any comments advocating for violent or any illegal action.
  • 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 *

.