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Appeals court rules renamed sex offense still qualifies for removal from registry

Western District

The Court of Appeals Western District ruled Sept. 24 that a northwestern Missouri man isn’t subject to life on the state’s sex-offender registry just because his crime has been renamed. Danny Joe Dixon, then 47, pleaded guilty in 2003 to ...

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Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Effectiveness Of Counsel-Sex Offender Registry

Where a defendant, who was required to register as a sex offender after he failed to report his Facebook accounts, claimed that his counsel was ineffective for failing to argue that the relevant Missouri statute was unconstitutional in light of ...

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Criminal Law: Sex Offender Registry- Registration Requirement- Eligibility for Removal

Defendant appealed the dismissal of his petition for removal from the sex offender registry. On appeal, defendant challenged his classification as a tier III sex offender under SORA and his accompanying ineligibility for removal from the registry and argued that ...

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