Friends, New Yorkers, Countrypersons! Lend us your ears! We come not to praise SORA but to bury it. For the courts say its purpose is not to punish, but to protect public safety. And courts are honorable persons, otherwise they wouldn’t have “Hon.” in front of their names.
SORA was enacted in 1996 to create a class of persons permanently labeled “sex offenders,” based on scientific proof that anyone who commits a sex offense is an incurable, murderous pedophile. Therefore, they have no constitutional right to be let alone even after they’ve completed their prison sentences, probation or parole.
You may ask why SORA isn’t punishment if it was enacted as an extended form of parole. Because the courts say so, that’s why, and courts are honorable persons or else they wouldn’t have “Hon.” in front of their names. Full Article