This News Round-up is our very first, so we’ve taken the liberty of going back roughly 60 days.  Future News Round-ups will cover the previous week’s most engaging articles and events.  To see all of the News Round-ups in one place, just click on the category “News – Weekly Update” on this website’s right-side category menu.  – – Editor

April 4, 2018  Reason:  SO Father Not Allowed to Visit His Own Severely Ill Child in Hospital

April 4, 2018 OK News 4: Attorneys General of Several States Fighting 2017 Ruling That CO Registry is Unconstitutional

April 8, 2018 Coeur d’Alene Press: Man Takes Plea, But Case is Thrown Out. He’s Forced to Register Anyway

April 17, 2018 NARSOL: SCOTUS Says”Crime of Violence” Definition Unconstitutionally Vague

April 19, 2018 Washington Times: SO Registries Under Attack for Violating Constituitional Rights

April 30, 2018 Reason: Man Acquitted of Sex Charges But Still Must Register for Life

May 5, 2018  Denver Post: Colorado Polygrapher Barred From Serving on SO Management Board

May 7,  2018  Fox News: Florida Man Attempts to “Barbeque” Sex Offenders at Motel

May 8, 2018  NBC: Unintended Consequences – Sex Offenders in Motels

May 14, 2018  Time Cover Story: Can Bad Men Change? Inside Sex Offender Therapy 

May 14, 2018  CBS/KFVS: Why Are Missouri’s RSOs Moving Out of State?

May 18, 2018  NARSOL: Operators Charged With Extortion

May 21, 2018 CT Mirror: Sex Offender Registy – More Harm than Good?

May 24, 2018  CATO Institute: Convicted of Violating a Law That Doesn’t Exist

May 25, 2018 The Day: Retool the Sex Offender Registry to Reflect Real Risks

May 28, 2018  Subjective Belief: What if the SO Registry Ended Tomorrow?

May 30, 2018 Locked Up for What You Might Do

May 31, 2018 MSU Athelete Cleared of Rape Charges, Gets Expelled Anyway

May 31, 2018  Courthouse News: SO With Undisclosed Facebook Account Wins Appeal

May 31, 2018 NARSOL:  NJ Supreme Court Says Some of Megan’s Law Unconstitutional