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What it’s Like to be a Registered Sex Offender

What it’s Like to be a Registered Sex Offender

An an effort to enhance public safety and provide peace of mind to the general public, a sex offender registration system was enforced to allow government authorities to monitor the residence and activities of sex offenders and sexual predators. A criminal defense lawyer can answer any questions about how this process works. Sex Offender vs. Sexual Predator A sex offender, according to Florida Statutes is a person convicted of (or who has pled no contest or guilty to) a sex offense involving a minor and who is released on or after October 1, 1997 from the sanction (e.g., fine, incarceration, probation, etc.) imposed as a result of the offense. Offenses include, but aren’t limited to, child pornography, sexual performance by a child under 18, and procuring a person under 18… […]

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