Kentucky Court: Employment Nexus Req. to Avoid Wrongful Discharge  The National Law ReviewIn Marshall v. Montaplast of North America, Inc., Kentucky Supreme Court held a cause of action for wrongful termination based on a violation of public policy ...

Jeffrey Epstein enjoyed unprecedented freedom during his 13-month jail term, but nobody will say why  INSIDERJeffrey Epstein was granted a six-day-a-week work-release during his 13-month jail term 2008, which he served after pleading guilty to procuring a person under ...

New crime reform laws start today; Here's what you need to know  Anchorage PressStarting today, new criminal justice reform legislation goes into effect. House Bill 49 was signed into law by Governor Michael Dunleavy and addresses the many ...

Jenean Hampton’s former aide, who was investigating Matt Bevin, appeals her firing  Courier JournalAdrienne Southworth files appeal with Personnel Board asking it to declare her firing by Bevin administration invalid and restore her to the job.

Texas reneging: States expansion of sex-offender laws challenged  Austin American-StatesmanAt least four sex offenders in Texas have floated a new argument that has earned early legal victories. When the Beaumont police detective called him in 2014, ...

New sheriff in town: Repeal of SB 91 signed into law  Must Read AlaskaWhile the Alaska Legislature had a wholly unproductive day working in two “sessions,” 800 miles apart, Gov. Michael J. Dunleavy fulfilled one of his campaign ...

Supreme Court decisions in 2019: speech, abortion, immigration  INSIDERThe current Supreme Court is one of the most closely watched in history after President Donald Trump successfully appointed two justices.

Fann removes key roadblock to sex offender registration bill • Arizona Mirror  Arizona MirrorHouse Speaker Rusty Bowers' bill to allow some people to petition to stop registering as a sex offender is back on track after his counterpart in the Senate gave it ...

Kentucky's Jenean Hampton has got to go, but so does the incompetent Alison Grimes  Courier JournalKentucky Lt. Gov. Jeanean Hampton is working against Gov. Matt Bevin, and Alison Grimes has destroyed the office of secretary of state.

Ex-Sex Offender Registry head sues | Local News  The Salem NewsSALEM — The former executive director of the Sex Offender Registry Board, forced out of her job in 2014 by then-Gov. Deval Patrick over the agency's handling ...

CNN investigation exposes preventable deaths and dangerous care in jails and prisons across the country  CNNBehind bars, they beg for medical attention from a giant government contractor. For some, help doesn't come – or it comes too late. A look at Correct Care ...

Sex-offender registry laws discriminate against mentally ill, court rules  CityNewsOntario's top court has thrown out parts of laws requiring lifelong sex-offender registration as unconstitutional.

Oregon parole board requests bill to eliminate sex offender reclassification deadline  KATUA local mom and alleged sexual assault survivors blasted a bill Friday that would get rid of the state's deadline for reclassifying sex offenders. "It's important to do ...

More than 1000 'predators' left off Oregon's public sex offender website  KATUA local mom told KATU she found out too late that she dated a sexual predator. She said when she checked Oregon's public sex offender registry website he ...

Living with a label  The Register-GuardNo matter their regrets or time served, 187 Lane County adult sex offenders who committed a crime as a child have no recourse for registry relief.

7th Circuit rules DOC sex offender program violates Constitution  Indiana LawyerFinding the disclosures provide information that any law enforcement agent “would love to have,” the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled Indiana's ...

Rape victim slams state as repeat sex offender sentenced to seven life sentences  KATUA rape victim talked exclusively with KATU Wednesday before a judge sentenced the repeat sex offender who raped her to seven life sentences. She said the ...

Sex offender registry changes; reduced jail term to avoid deportation could be up for debate  Middletown PressHARTFORD — With less than two weeks to the end of the legislative session, the state Sentencing Commission is asking Senate leaders to bring two potentially ...

Second Chances for a Sex Offender?  American TheatreCyrano's Theatre, and Anchorage's small theatre community, respond to a thorny casting controversy.

More than 100 Southern Baptist youth pastors convicted or charged in sex crimes  Houston Chronicle Published Feb. 13, 2019. Third of six parts. Chad Foster, a former firefighter from Missouri, arrived in Texas soon after his divorce and with his 30th birthday fast ...

Zipping into statutes: Overview of new laws for 2019  Indiana LawyerRep. Sean Eberhart likely created a first in Indiana Statehouse history when he zipped down the aisle of the House of Representatives on an electric scooter.

Lawmaker says fired Hampton aide wanted to protect sex offenders; Southworth denies claim  Courier JournalA Kentucky legislator says he met with Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton's fired aide, Adrienne Southworth, and alleges the deputy advocated for expanding parole ...

Divided COA: Amendment bars sex offender from son's school activities  Indiana LawyerA registered sex offender previously able to attend his son's school activities per a trial court-granted request was denied that exception Monday when the ...

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He admitted to one huge mistake. But he didn’t want to be branded a sex offender for life  Fresno BeeLifetime registration as a sex offender could finally end for many charged with lesser crimes under a bill Gov. Jerry Brown signed on Friday.

Sex offender's rights not violated by registration extension  Indiana LawyerAn Allen County sex offender's constitutional rights were not violated when the period of time he was required to register as a sex offender was extended under a ...

Sentencing Commission Makes Last-Minute Plea To Senate  CT News JunkieHARTFORD, CT — With less than two weeks to the end of the legislative session, the state Sentencing Commission is asking Senate leaders to bring two ...

Ex-counselor claims psychiatric hospital fired him for reports about sex offender workers  The Union LeaderFrancis D. Smith's suit accuses the hospital of wrongful termination and retaliation under the Whistleblower Act and alleges that the facility failed to address his ...

Japan-funded wartime sex slavery victim's foundation dissolved  Korea TimesThe Reconciliation and Healing Foundation, which was founded using Japanese funding to settle disputes regarding wartime sexual slavery issues, has ...

Nebraska registered sex offender accused of abusing girl  Lincoln Journal StarBELLEVUE — A 34-year-old registered Nebraska sex offender has been accused of having a 13-year-old out-of-state girl transported across state lines to his ...

Minnesota sex offender program guard accused of sex with patient  MPR NewsA security guard at the Minnesota Sex Offender Treatment Program in St. Peter is accused of having a sexual relationship with a patient.

Court ruling frees local sexual predator from GPS monitoring  Newnan Times-HeraldA recent decision by the Georgia Supreme Court will now allow one sexual predator in Coweta to remove his ankle monitor. On Monday, The Georgia Supreme ...

Registration for same-sex couples starts Friday | Society | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS  Focus Taiwan News ChannelTaipei, May 23 (CNA) Taiwan's government said it is ready to process the marriage registrations of same-sex couples which begins on Friday.

Winnebago County to fund housing of violent sex offender  The Oshkosh NorthwesternWinnebago County will place a trailer on county-owned land near the landfill to comply with new laws governing the placement of violent sex offenders.

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Federal judge pulls stay that kept juveniles off Nebraska sex offender registry  Lincoln Journal StarA federal judge Monday lifted the stay he issued last month that had kept the Nebraska State Patrol from putting juveniles on its sex offender registry if they ...

More than 250 same-sex couples to register ma...  Taiwan NewsMore than 250 same-sex couples are waiting in line to be registered as spouses at government household affairs agencies around Taiwan after it became the ...

COA: Sex offender registration is mandatory collateral consequence  Indiana LawyerDespite arguing his guilty plea did not include a sex offense, a Steuben County man will have to remain on the state's sex offender registry after the Indiana ...

Utah DOC fires company that counsels sex offender inmates  KUTV 2News(KUTV) It's a taxpayer funded program that was at the center of a scathing audit a year ago.The Utah Department of Corrections has been making changes, but ...

Southern Baptists have been immersed in their own sex abuse scandals. Now, they’re debating their response.  Washington PostLeaders like Southern Baptist Convention President JD Greear have sought to make the issue front and center at a meeting in Birmingham.

Malaysia morning news for July 11  AEC News TodayAll the #Malaysia #news you need to know for July 11, 2019. Malaysia English news, Malaysia business news, Malaysia news today, Malaysia latest news, ...

Amended lawsuit challenges Nevada law governing registration of sex offenders  Las Vegas Review-JournalAn amended lawsuit has been filed challenging a 2007 Nevada law governing registration and community notification of sex offenders and seeking to block its ...

A termination meeting, a burst of violence and a terrible toll: Aurora police describe mass shooting at Henry  Chicago TribuneThe 911 calls came in a flurry starting at 1:24 p.m. Friday. An employee who had just been fired was shooting up Aurora's Henry Pratt Co., the callers said.

Winnebago County on the hook to pay for placement of sex offender  The Oshkosh NorthwesternWinnebago County is considering a $100000 proposal to put a mobile home for a violent sex offender on county land or else face $1110 a day in fines.

Court orders changes to sex-offender registry laws regarding accused ruled not criminally responsible  The Lawyer's DailyWithin a year, anyone who is found not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder (NCRMD) for a sexual offence and receives an absolute discharge ...

The Vote To Terminate Trump's National Emergency Is More Than Symbolic, Even If Trump Vetos It  Above the LawThe Senate is set to vote Thursday on the House resolution to terminate Donald Trump's national emergency. The resolution should pass, as enough ...

How felons can register to vote in Florida under new Amendment 4 bill  Tampa Bay TimesAfter Florida voters passed Amendment 4, voting rights suddenly became available to felons across the state. But a bill passed by lawmakers, which the Gov.

Multnomah County 2018 Halloween Sex Offender Safety List  Portland, OR PatchMultnomah County 2018 Halloween Sex Offender Map - Portland, OR - There are 188 registered sex offenders currently living in Multnomah County. For the ...

Teenage pregnancies: a growing concern  The Navhind TimesAs per the NGO 'Stop Child Abuse Now' (SCAN), 12 odd cases of teenage pregnancies have been reported in Goa in the last three months, all these being ...

High court says sex offender law didn't violate Constitution  North Carolina Lawyers WeeklyWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says Congress didn't do anything improper when it gave the attorney general the ability to decide how to apply a sex ...

Sex offender supervision unit ending in WV  Huntington Herald DispatchHUNTINGTON - West Virginia's intensive supervision office, which employs dozens of officers who have spent nearly a decade herding hundreds of sex ...

Federal judge orders State Patrol to maintain status quo, keep juveniles off state's sex offender registry  Lincoln Journal StarA federal judge has ordered Nebraska to maintain the status quo and keep juveniles who weren't tried as adults off the state's sex offender registry for now, ...

Second victim alleges child sexual abuse at hands of paroled Lincoln sex offender  Lincoln Journal StarA Lincoln man paroled on a child sexual abuse conviction faces a new felony assault charge after a second victim reported he abused her as a child, according ...

Convicted sex offender back in jail on new charges involving a child  inForney.comKAUFMAN, Texas — A previously convicted child sex offender is behind bars at the Kaufman county jail on new charges of sexual assault of a child and ...

Judge Denies End of Sex-Offender Probation For Ex-Matanzas Teacher Who Had Sex With Student | FlaglerLive  FlaglerLive.comFlagler County Circuit Court Terence Perkins this week denied ex-Matanzas High School teacher James Wolfe's request for an early termination of his probation.

Can You Fire Someone For Being A Sex Offender?  JD SupraIt happens more often than you think. An employee in good standing is “outed” as being listed on a sex offender registry. His/her coworkers are up in arms.

Who is Blake Brickman? Meet the players in the Bevin-Hampton administration's civil war  Courier JournalThe divide in Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's administration is widening, as controversy surrounds the termination of Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton's aide.

Planned Parenthood sites across Ohio receive notice of state funding termination  cleveland.comPlanned Parenthood locations across Ohio on Thursday received notice from the Ohio Department of Health that their state funding will end next month.

Here's why some Louisiana sex offenders eligible for early release have to stay in prison  The AdvocateMore than 400 Louisiana prisoners who are otherwise eligible for early release can't leave correctional facilities because they are unable to find an approved ...

University professor fired for having sex with 2 female students must be reinstated, Pa. court rules  lehighvalleylive.comConcluding he didn't violate any school policy, a state appeals court panel has backed the reinstatement of a Bloomsburg University professor who was fired for ...

Courts Decide Cases Relating to Lifetime GPS Tracking of Sex Offenders | Courts Decide Cases Relating to Lifetime GPS Tracking of Sex Offenders  WisBarMay 30, 2018 – In two recent cases, the Wisconsin Supreme Court and the Wisconsin Court of Appeals rejected challenges related to lifetime global positioning ...

Former San Angelo teacher pleads 'no contest' to child sexual assault during tense hearing  Standard-TimesTensions ran high during a hearing for a former San Angelo teacher who pleaded no contest to charges he sexually assaulted a child in her bedroom.

Abuse of Faith: Missionaries left trail of abuse, but leaders stayed quiet  Houston Chronicle Published May 31, 2019. Fourth of six parts. George Thomas Wade Jr. had been spreading the gospel as a missionary on African training farms and in bush ...

Justices to decide if sex offender dad can go to son's school activities  Indiana LawyerThe Indiana Supreme Court must decide if a Howard County father can attend his son's school activities despite his serious sex offender status after hearing ...

Bill would limit sex offenders' access to churches on school property  Indiana LawyerSerious sex offenders who attend church on a property that also houses an educational institution would be restricted in the amount of time they can spend at ...

Strong board grapples with sex-offender housing limits  Lewiston Sun JournalSTRONG — Selectmen are facing a request from townspeople to prohibit registered sex offenders from living in specific areas of town. The request was made ...

Detective investigating Catholic Rev. DeLand sex-abuse case is terminated  MLive.com"I will never be deterred from doing the right thing, regardless of the costs associated with doing what is right."

Sex Offenders Say Illinois Parole System Is Broken  Courthouse News ServiceCHICAGO (CN) – More than 4,000 sex offenders in Illinois face effective life sentences despite a court granting them parole because of restrictions on where ...

Raised on the Registry | The Irreparable Harm of Placing Children on Sex Offender Registries in the US  Human Rights WatchJacob C. was 11 years old and living in Michigan when he was tried in juvenile court for touching, without penetrating, his sister's genitals. Found guilty of one ...

Brian Gomes wrongful termination suit enters discovery phase  SouthCoastToday.comNEW BEDFORD — Hearings have started in the discovery phase of Councilor-at-large Brian Gomes' wrongful termination suit against Southcoast Health ...

Judge reviews motion to get Richmond off sex offender registry  WTRFMa'Lik Richmond returned to Jefferson County juvenile court Thursday morning after filing a motion of declassification.

Correctional officers gone wrong: A breakdown of firings by prisons across South Carolina  Greenville NewsMore than 100 correctional officers were fired from South Carolina prisons in the 16-month period that spanned from January 2017 to April 2018, according to ...

UW-Madison professor at center of sexual harassment investigation retires  Madison.comA UW-Madison professor who students and staff accused of inappropriately touching, staring and commenting in a pattern of sexual harassment going back ...

Professor fighting termination based on nearly 30-year-old sexual abuse conviction  PennLive.comWILLIAMSPORT -- A crime committed nearly 30 years ago brought an abrupt end to the academic career of a math department chair and he now wants a state ...

Branson sexual abuse probe implicates 4 ex-staffers  Marin Independent JournalThree former athletic coaches and a former college counselor at the Branson School in Ross were accused of sexual misconduct involving former students from ...

Details on Iain Kidd’s crimes, conviction, and termination from Bloody Elbow  Bloody ElbowHere are the details on Iain Kidd's criminal conviction and dismissal from Bloody Elbow.

DCS case featuring sex with case manager reversed | 2018-09-11  Indiana LawyerFor the second time in less than a week, Indiana trial courts and the Department of Child Services have been chastised for denying due process in termination of ...

In the age of #MeToo, Baltimore's small performing arts groups grapple with sexual misconduct accusations  Baltimore SunAccusations or revelations of past sexual misconduct by leaders of three small local arts groups have sent tremors through Baltimore's performing arts ...

In Alabama — where lawmakers banned abortion for rape victims — rapists’ parental rights are protected  The Washington PostAlabama is one of only two states that don't bar rapists from having custody of children conceived by their assaults.

The Reckoning of Morris Dees and the Southern Poverty Law Center  The New YorkerBob Moser writes on the Southern Poverty Law Center firing its co-founder and longtime mastermind Morris Dees, after years of allegations of sexual ...

5 fired in Walton County Sheriffs Office sex scandal  Gainesville SunDeFUNIAK SPRINGS — A sex scandal at the Walton County Sheriff's Office has cost five employees their jobs.Communications Officer Mikaylah Coone, Sgt.

98 percent of registered sex offenders left off Oregon's public offender registry  KATUTUALATIN, Ore. -- Does a registered sex offender live in your neighborhood?After reporting several recent sex offender arrests, KATU's On Your Side ...

Judges find 2015 law unconstitutional as applied to registered sex offender  Indiana LawyerA 2015 law meant to prohibit certain sex offenders from entering school property is unconstitutional as it applies to a Howard County man who has already ...

The firing of Lt. Gov. Hampton's aide has sparked a GOP civil war in Kentucky. Here's how  Courier JournalA tweet from Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton about "dark forces" in the Bevin administration has sparked a Republican civil war in Kentucky over the firing of ...

A Lyft Driver With A Criminal Record Was Charged With Rape. So Why Was He Even Behind The Wheel?  BuzzFeed NewsThe world's largest background check company screens job applicants for thousands of companies — but employees describe a process prone to errors that ...

Botswana decriminalizes homosexuality  QuartzThere is now one fewer country where homosexuality is a crime. The High Court of Botswana today (June 11) struck down colonial era penal codes that made ...

Tucson police officer traded sex for overlooking arrest warrant, court record says  Arizona Daily StarA Tucson police officer facing criminal charges and termination traded a sex-act for not arresting a woman on an outstanding warrant, a court document shows.

KHTS Updates Santa Clarita Megan's Law Sex Offender Map  KHTS RadioKHTS just updated its Santa Clarita sex offender database and map, a community *service* the station publishes throughout the year to inform residents.

Megan's Law and Your Business, Anti-Discrimination Policies Article  Inc.comWhat employers need to know about the new national sex offender registry.

Female guard at sex offender centre accused of having sex with patient  Edmonton SunMANKATO, Minn. — A security guard at the Minnesota Sex Offender Treatment Program in St. Peter is accused of having a sexual relationship with a patient.

Nexlink must face fired worker's sex harassment retaliation claim  Indiana LawyerNexlink, a “solutions provider” for AT&T, has lost its bid for summary judgment and must face a former employee's claims that she was fired in retaliation for filing ...

Sex offender statute to come before Supreme Court  Indiana LawyerA sex offender convicted in 2010 must make his case to the Indiana Supreme Court as to why a 2015 law should not bar him from attending his son's school ...

EXCLUSIVE: Registered sex offenders live in NYCHA despite rule barring them from public housing  New York Daily NewsRegistered sex offenders aren't allowed to live in public housing - but at NYCHA, they've managed to move right in, a stunning report to be released Tuesday ...

New law in Indiana prohibits sex offenders from moving near their victims  South Bend TribuneShe was sexually assaulted by her next-door neighbor. Once he was released from police custody, the 18-year-old survivor from Michigan City felt stuck as her ...

How one man removed himself from the sex-offender registry  Macleans.caThe perpetrator's name is shielded by a publication ban, a measure put in place to protect the identity of his victim. Only his initials—J.M.S.—can be printed here.

5 fired in Sheriffs Office sex scandal  The Northwest Florida Daily NewsDeFUNIAK SPRINGS — A sex scandal at the Walton County Sheriff's Office has cost five employees their jobs.Communications Officer Mikaylah Coone, Sgt.

'If I get fired, I'm going to kill,' Aurora warehouse gunman told co-worker the day he shot and killed five pe  Chicago TribuneOn the morning he shot and killed five people and injured five police officers, Aurora warehouse gunman Gary Martin warned a co-worker that “If I get fired, I'm ...

Hidden Sex Offenders: Oregon falling far behind on registry overhaul  KATUOregon has the most sex offenders per capita in the country, but only lists about 2 percent of them on the state's public website.The state is working to overhaul ...

Justices to decide if sex offender's internet restriction unconstitutional  Indiana LawyerAfter being convicted of incest with his teenage niece, a Tippecanoe County man's sentence contained several probationconditions, including a prohibition on ...

Ex-deputy avoids jail time: Pleads guilty to sexual misconduct with female jail inmates  Peninsula Daily NewsPORT ANGELES — A former Clallam County corrections deputy who had sexual contact with female county jail inmates will serve three months on electronic ...