Colorado sex offender registration act is unconstitutional, federal judge declares

[Note: Friends of Justice is a personal blog. I speak only for myself.]

“The fear that pervades the public reaction to sex offenses — particularly as to children — generates reactions that are cruel and in disregard of any objective assessment of the individual’s actual proclivity to commit new sex offenses,” Matsch wrote. “The failure to make any individual assessment is a fundamental flaw in the system.”

Read the article by Kirk Mitchell in The Denver Post.