6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Rules on Michigan SO Laws

From the Detroit Free Press:

Court: Michigan’s toughened sex offender rules cannot be retroactive

The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed part of a lower-court ruling, saying the state could not impose harsher restrictions enacted in 2006 and 2011 on offenders who were convicted before the law was changed. The court said the revisions, which include restricting offenders’ movement near schools, penalize sex offenders as “moral lepers.”
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