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Being on the registry is all I know

I’ve been registering for 21 years now and I’m not even 40 yet, I was A senior in high school when I met my wife/victim i was 17 when she became pregnant with our first child and 16Read more “Being on the registry is all I know”

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Forced to fight: Rights to be with your child

Many years ago I had saved my son’s life twice once from drowning and once from choking. In April 2011 my county and city officials passed local ordinances kicking me out of parks, harbors and beaches. Such bansRead more “Forced to fight: Rights to be with your child”

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Wide awake nightmare

I was still in high school when I met my wife/victim she was 14 and I was 17 she accidentally got pregnant and gave birth to our first child at 15 and i was now 18 2 weeksRead more “Wide awake nightmare”

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Just Lost

I have been married to my husband for 6 years. Before we meet he was in prison for 7 years because a girl lied about her age and even though they did not have sex he touched her.Read more “Just Lost”

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Life sentence without a trial

Made a really stupid joke to 17 year old female via text. No pictures, no swear words, signified as a joke , granted a stupid one, with emojis to emphasize the non serious intent of the statement. VeryRead more “Life sentence without a trial”

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God help me this is not fair

My name is ginger I’ve been on the registry for over 20 yrs.  I have never been in trouble again not even been back to jail.  I turned myself in to make myself look better. It was oneRead more “God help me this is not fair”

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Failures of our Military and Justice System

Where to begin? I guess I should start from the beginning. I was a young LCpl in the Marines who was being blackmailed by LCpl JV for an alleged sexual assault after a night of drinking. LCpl JVRead more “Failures of our Military and Justice System”

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It ruined his life, Now he’s afraid of how it will affect his children’s

My husband was charged with forcible rape at the age of 17. She was 14. He stopped when she asked him to. There was nothing forcible to it. They dropped the charge to endangering the welfare of aRead more “It ruined his life, Now he’s afraid of how it will affect his children’s”

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10 years to life

My first and only arrest led to a conviction of aggravated indecent solicitation of a minor under the age of 14. I was found guilty and I was sentenced to 34 months incarceration, 2 years of parole duringRead more “10 years to life”

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I made a mistake

January 23, 2020 is when charges totaling up to 28years were brought against me. I bribed my babysitter who was 16 to watch me perform actions on myself. This was a non-violate crime and no touching involved. IRead more “I made a mistake”

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To be or not to be? Lifetime Supervision

In 2016, I was arrested and eventually charged with 1st Degree Attempted Rape. To make a long story short, I was communicating with a female on social media who later told me she was 15 years old. IRead more “To be or not to be? Lifetime Supervision”

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New Years Eve

I was 19 at the time the woman was 16 it was New Years Eve all the neighborhood kids went to a local party cops busted in caught us in the act.

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Life as a sex offender

I was charged with possession of child porn about 3 years ago.  Its been very hard on my family and me. Let’s start at beginning, I had addictions. As I got older I needed more so I startedRead more “Life as a sex offender”

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Neighbor inflicts violence on my husband – a registered sex offender

My husband was charged with Online Solicitation of a Minor in Texas back in 2015 – due to a amendment in laws a portion of what he was charged with had been dropped – he holds an greenRead more “Neighbor inflicts violence on my husband – a registered sex offender”

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Everyone deserves a Second Chance

My story stared when my daughter got sentenced to 5 yrs in a NC prison. Her crime was all in sexting a SC police officer. He threatens her to send photos of her soon to be 10 yearRead more “Everyone deserves a Second Chance”

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Cruel harsh and unusual punishment

Like Genarlow Wilson and similar to Brian Banks! Send to everyone you know! Someone who’s been fighting for himself and teens across America and the movements everyone needs to know, understand and take action! Did you know thatRead more “Cruel harsh and unusual punishment”

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It’s been rough

I was 18 years old when I was charged with child molesting the victim was 13yrs old I was at a party in trailer park and everyone around or attending party was to an adult that night changedRead more “It’s been rough”

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The Lucky One

Hi, I’m Troy. When I was a very young man I had sex with a young lady in high school, in west Virginia this is titled Third Degree Sexual Assault. In addition to a prison sentence this crimeRead more “The Lucky One”

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A girl lied to me about her age

I was charged with electronic solicitation of a minor and child pornography. A girl lied to me about her age and sent pictures to my phone that I didn’t even ask for and I had sent one back.Read more “A girl lied to me about her age”

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How is this possible?

24 years ago back in 1997 I had just turned 20 years old. I was living in West Texas just trying to figure out life. I had never been in any trouble and was new to West TexasRead more “How is this possible?”

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Good human being but bad mistake

A swat team swarmed on my 28-year old son’s home at the end of January while he and his roommate were sleeping, with guns drawn and lights flashing. He thought they were at the wrong house. They hadRead more “Good human being but bad mistake”

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Set up????

Today I received an email from the McCarthy, Meghan (OJP), who is an employee of the Office of Sex Offense Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART).  Here’s the email: Thank you for reaching out to the OfficeRead more “Set up????”

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I’m Collateral

D and I met in 2012 through an ex of mine. We became close friends through a shared hobby group which he had been a part of. I was in my early 20s, he in his early 30s.Read more “I’m Collateral”

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Fed up

Hello, I am now 22 years old and this is my story. It starts in the year 2012 I was 13, considered mildly autistic, and emotionally stunted. Never had sex, never had a girlfriend. Grandmother spoiled me rottenRead more “Fed up”

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Still Human

I hope to avoid any sort of justification or moralizing by sharing the details and feelings around my experience, but I think it will help to provide some background to understand how and what happened. I also wantRead more “Still Human”

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Robert’s story part 1

Robert’s Story, Part I When Taylor County Sheriff’s Department Detective Harlan Schwartz knocked on the door of Robert’s apartment early on the morning of September 20, 1999, Robert wasn’t concerned. He had a good job, he was backRead more “Robert’s story part 1”

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Piece by Piece breaking the cycle

To start with my son’s story, we have to go back into the past. I’ll start with my past. I grew up in a small town called McAdenville, North Carolina. McAdenville was affectionately known as Christmas town USA.Read more “Piece by Piece breaking the cycle”

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Ignorance is no excuse for breaking the law.

I was separated from my then wife in the summer of 2008 after I had discovered she was stepping out on me. In my imbecilic mind believing 2 wrongs actually made a right, I put up a datingRead more “Ignorance is no excuse for breaking the law.”

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How can they lie?

My husband was caught in an internet sting 7 years ago. He was chatting with an alleged 14 year old under cover cop. They made appointments to meet yet he never answered to it. They did not meetRead more “How can they lie?”

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A Never Ending Torture

My life is hell. I was accused of a sexual relationship with my Step-Daughter. My Step-Daughter was not the one doing the accusing. Her Grandmother who hated me was accusing her first in her bedroom. Her Grandmother slappedRead more “A Never Ending Torture”

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Sentenced to a life of endless misery

This story is rounded up to the hard points. As a 19yo kid I screwed up very bad, having not too much experience drinking through high school or pretty boring experience nonetheless. I was the quiet docile guyRead more “Sentenced to a life of endless misery”

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The man who has to register as a sex offender based on lies

  ST. LOUIS – He’s the sex offender who’s innocent. According to the reported victims, Curtis Scott Hansen didn’t do it. Tuesday’s interview with Hansen is part of Fox 2’s ongoing investigation into why the Missouri justice systemRead more “The man who has to register as a sex offender based on lies”

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Stanley’s story as an Intellectually and Developmentally Disabled individual

Background on Stanley: Stan was born Jul 1990, there was difficulty during birth, the umbilical cord was wrapped around his neck and cut of oxygen to the brain. Suffered from “seizures” from age one to age four, sometimesRead more “Stanley’s story as an Intellectually and Developmentally Disabled individual”

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Father of 5 says life on sex offender registry has forced him and his family into homelessness

By Diane Walker| November 30, 2018 at 8:30 PM EST – Updated December 3 at 12:38 PM RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – Many people may be unconcerned with what someone on the registry goes through, but William Walker said he hopesRead more “Father of 5 says life on sex offender registry has forced him and his family into homelessness”

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The Unconstitutionality Of Sex Offense Laws – Catherine Carpenter

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A Public Service Announcement

 Before watching any porn, watch this video.

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Once upon a time A story by the Person I Have Become

‘Once upon a time’ is a good beginning for a children’s story, or maybe for a poem, but this is neither of those. This is about me. This is my story.  But who am I? Well, let’s justRead more “Once upon a time A story by the Person I Have Become”

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young innocent victims

I am 15 years old and have experienced far too much for my age. I have seen my father in handcuffs and seen him behind glass. I have sat in court and listened to all of his chargesRead more “young innocent victims”

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JoAnn’s Story

THE UNFORGIVABLE CRIME 31 years ago my husband was 26 years old.  With only a statement from one individual, the STATE of FLORIDA  charged him with “Lewd and Lascivious Behavior”.   He was tried and convicted without any concrete evidence then sentenced to 3 years in prison andRead more “JoAnn’s Story”

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Herb’s Story.

I am a 77 year old male in pretty good shape physically even though I have recently had heart surgery. I am very lonely and depressed all of the time. I have been depressed most of my life.Read more “Herb’s Story.”

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John’s Story

While sitting back in our Florida room the other day reading, a sudden loud knocking at the door startled our dog as she began to bark while running toward the door. Just by the rhythm and volume ofRead more “John’s Story”

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Linda’s story

The love of my life is a sex offender.. .  He was charged with sexual abuse of children for having 5 child porn images?  There is no actual victim so how is that possible? We have lost everythingRead more “Linda’s story”

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Allison’s story

I found this group, Women Against Registry, through Illinois Voices for Reform and have become very interested in it. I am married to a former offender and have the same beliefs as W.A.R. I love my husband (D.)Read more “Allison’s story”

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Anonymous Story

I’m a registrant with a non contact charge. My wife and I live in a Florida city and have been at the current location for seven years. Some neighbors say hello daily, one brings a gift to ourRead more “Anonymous Story”

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Christine’s Story

Christine Smith will never forget the moment she watched her 21-year-old son being led out of a Florida courtroom in handcuffs. “This is not happening, this is not happening, this is not happening,” she recalls thinking at theRead more “Christine’s Story”

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Peggy’s Story

My husband was arrested fifteen years ago for a Non-contact offense. His time has been completed, service rendered. He moved up north, from Florida, after time completed. We met not long after he relocated, fell in love, andRead more “Peggy’s Story”

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Matt’s Story

It was May 16, my husband and I, along with the granddaughter, went to a car show in Ocean City, Maryland. During the drive I had one of those strange feeling that Moms get that something is wrong. I calledRead more “Matt’s Story”

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