9th Circuit Court of Appeals opinion finding that where an individual is in custody for a failure to register offense, they are 'in custody' for habeas corpus purposes with regard to the predicate sex offense that required registration.
Alaska Supreme Court opinion holding that requiring sex offense registration without providing individuals with an opportunity to rebut a presumption of dangerousness violated state constitutional Due Process protections regarding privacy.
Alaska Supreme Court Opinion finding, on statute constitutional grounds, that its sex offense registration scheme violated the prohibition on retroactive punishments.
Alaska Supreme Court finding that, under state law, whether someone who committed an out of state offense was required to register in Alaska turned on analysis of the elements of the offense.
Alaska Supreme Court held that state statute that required registration for sex offenses in state and "similar law of another jurisdiction" requires similarity between the laws and not the facts underlying the conviction.
Alaska Supreme Court finds, on state constitutional grounds, that state sex offender registration scheme is punitive and cannot be applied retroactively.