Study: Nebraska Law Jeopardizes Public Safety

It has been nearly 18 months since a legislative study found that Nebraska’s pre-2010 laws regarding sexual offenses did a better job protecting the public than the state’s current version of the flawed Adam Walsh Act. Here’s an excerpt from a story published in August 2013 in the Lincoln Journal Star: “In nearly all cases,Continue reading “Study: Nebraska Law Jeopardizes Public Safety”

NebraskaFACTS Blog Surpasses 15,000 Page Views

It took most of last year for this blog to reach 10,000 page views. We reported that milestone to you on November 24. It hasn’t even been two months, and our page views have grown by 50 percent. Within the past few hours, NebraskaFACTS page views surpassed 15,000. Thank you for reading and please shareContinue reading “NebraskaFACTS Blog Surpasses 15,000 Page Views”

Pennsylvania High Court Deals Another Blow to Registration Laws

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court throws out lifetime registration for juvenile sexual offenders. In a 5-1 ruling on Monday, December 29, the court said the law is unconstitutional because it does not provide offenders the ability to challenge the assumption that they likely will re-offend. This is a good precedent. Every public-shaming website, including the oneContinue reading “Pennsylvania High Court Deals Another Blow to Registration Laws”