Federal trial court in Montana holding that while the court had the authority to terminate defendant's obligation to register as a sex offender under federal law, he would have to seek relief in state court to deregister under Montana's laws.Mon
Conviction for federal failure to register affirmed where Defendant-Appellant was not required to register as a sex offender under Tennessee state law, traveled internationally, then continued to not register on his return.
Dismissal of federal indictment for alleged violation of SORNA on the basis that federal SORNA violates non-delegation doctrine as well as Ex Post Facto clause of federal constitution.
10th Circuit opinion rejecting challenge to federal SORNA alleging violations of Ex Post Facto, nondelegation, and 10th Amendment.
United States Supreme Court holding that SORN's registration requirements authorized by Military Regulation Clause as well as Necessary and Proper Clause of federal Constitution.