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Sex Offender Laws in the US This comprehensive document speaks to the glaring shortcomings of US sex offender laws including but not limited to: The registration laws are overbroad in scope and overlong in duration, requiring people to register who…

Sex offender laws – Journalist Resources

Check out these resources used by journalist on the topic of sex offender laws, registries, and policy questions. Click the following link for an example of the resources available: “Sex Offender Laws in the United States: Smart Policy or Disproportionate…

National Reentry Resources

Funded and administered by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), the National Reentry Resource Center (NRRC) is the nation’s primary source of information and guidance in reentry. Click the following link for this recent article from…

Book Shelf

The Marshall Project presents… The Picks of 2017 – The best criminal justice books we read this year The Chickenshit Club: Why the Justice Department Fails to Prosecute Executives By Jessie Eisinger (2017)       A Colony in a Nation…

Sex Offenders, Laws, Risk and Society | Subject Matter Book List

New Publications Contemporary Sex Offender Risk Management, Volume I: Perceptions (Palgrave Studies in Risk, Crime and Society) Edited by Kieran McCartan and Hazel Kemshall Available January 2018 Contemporary Sex Offender Risk Management, Volume II: Responses (Palgrave Studies in Risk, Crime and Society) Edited by Kieran McCartan and…

Ending Mass Incarceration

Vera Institute of Justice has a wealth of information through their project, Ending Mass Incarceration. It is divided into four action areas, as follows. Reducing the Use of Jails Treatment not Jail Bail and Pretrial Stories and Data Promoting Racial Equality…

Reforming Criminal Justice

Academy of Justice – Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law Criminal Justice Reform in the United States. VOLUME 1: INTRODUCTION AND CRIMINALIZATION VOLUME 2: POLICING VOLUME 3: PRETRIAL AND TRIAL PROCESSES VOLUME 4: PUNISHMENT, INCARCERATION, AND RELEASE Reforming…

International Travel Website

Right to Travel Refer to the link below to visit Registrant Travel Action Group’s database of foreign lands and the state of sex offender registration to these international destinations. Also, if you have direct experience with international travel for registrants, share…

Understanding The Federal Courts

In Depth Guide to our Federal Court System Click the link below or the picture to the left to read this 50 page explanation of our country’s court system. Available as a downloadable PDF file. Understanding the Federal Courts Read…

Registered Citizen and Career

Reno Registered Citizens Seeking Work. Here are some links to sites that may be able to help you find a job. Integrity Staffing and search for “Felony Friendly Jobs” in your town. Express Employment Professionals 3973 South McCarran Boulevard, Reno, Nevada 89502…