Indiana Court of Appeals reversing trial court ordering Appellant to register as a sex offender when the Indiana legislature had not specified his crime as one which carries registration as a possible consequence.
Federal trial court dismissing request to reduce registration time under federal SORNA on the basis that the court lacks subject matter jurisdiction, and that the federal statute does not create a private right of action.
7th Circuit Court of Appeals Opinion reversing the denial of a motion to dismiss a failure to register indictment as Appellant's requirement to register had already expired under federal law.
Federal trial court holding that Indiana's SORA was unconstitutional on the grounds that it infringed Plaintiffs' Right to Travel, denied them Equal Protection, and constituted an impermissible Ex Post Facto law.
Indiana Court of Appeals holding that change in laws that precluded father who was required to register as a sex offender from attending son's school activities was not unconstitutional as applied.
7th Circuit Court of Appeals holding that Indiana's treatment program for people incarcerated for a sex offense violated the Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
Northern District of Illinois federal trial court holding that Illinois Department of Corrections policies for continuing to imprison people who were unable to obtain lawful housing was not constitutional.
Indiana Supreme Court holding that requirement that person on supervision for sex offense obtain approval from probation officer to access internet was unreasonable.
Illinois Supreme Court holding that presence bans for people convicted of sex offenses was not unconstitutional.
Illinois Court of Appeals holding that, as applied, placement on the sex offense registry constitutes disproportionate punishment under both the state and federal constitutions.