In the last few years, Pennsylvania’s courts have taken an active role in defining the propriety and scope of the state’s sex offender registration program. Following on the heels of a December 2014 decision striking down sex offender registration for juveniles, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently agreed to hear a sweeping challenge to the retroactive application of Pennsylvania’s adult sex offender registry. Full Article
PA: Testimony on House Hearing on HB 77: Megan’s Law Residence RestrictionsSource: aclupa.org 9/12/23 Session: 2023-2024 Hearing: House Judiciary Committee | Hearing on HB 77: Megan’s Law residence restrictions...
PA: Efficacy of sex offender residency rules questioned in Pa. House hearingSource: pennlive.com 9/12/23 A bill that would restrict where certain sex offenders could live in Pennsylvania...