Nevada Federal District Court September 2008
US District Judge Mahan has declared unconstitutional Nevada’s Adam Walsh Act. In order to gain federal grant funding, Nevada modified its registration laws to require numerous individuals previously thought not to be a risk of reoffending to register.
Alaskas Supreme Court 2008
Because ASORA's registration, disclosure, and dissemination provisions
violate the protection against ex post facto laws afforded by the Alaska Constitution as
it applies to defendants who committed their crimes before the legislature enacted
ASORA, we hold that AS 12.63.100(3) cannot be applied to Doe.
Ohio Supreme Court July 2011
In State v. Williams, 2011-Ohio-3374, the Court ruled that applying the harsher registration and reporting requirements of the Adam Walsh Act, 2007 Am.Sub.S.B. No. 10, to sex offenders who committed acts prior to January 1, 2008 violated Section 28, Article II of the Ohio Constitution.
New Hampshire Supreme Court February 2015
In A Victory For Fundamental Fairness, The NH Supreme Court Rules That Retroactive, Lifetime Registration Requirement Is Unconstitutional As Applied To ACLU Client | American Civil Liberties Union of New Hampshire
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