Conviction Related to Sexting Properly Required Sex Offender Registration

In our judicial system, there are few things perhaps so stigmatizing for an individual as having to register for life as a sex offender.  It means every year the person must report to the local police to update his address, or in the case of a sexually violent predator (SVP), every ninety days, for life.  The sexual registration obligation also prohibits the person from living in certain areas near schools and parks.  Such a lifetime requirement is certainly understood if the person has raped multiple people by force, if the person were to even be released from prison.  But how about for “sexting” a picture to someone?  Read a summary of a reported decision that answersed this question by clicking here –

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