Can a sex offender become a lawyer?
Besides, can people get off the sex offender list?
Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday signed the bipartisan bill that will give sex offenders the opportunity to get off the Megan's Law website. The Tiered Sex Offender Bill will allow someone convicted of a misdemeanor or nonviolent sex crime to petition a court to be removed from the registry after 10 years.
One may also ask, can I get a passport as a sex offender?
Under the new law, registered sex offenders who have been convicted of an offense against a minor will no longer be able to use their current passports. (Most convicted felons are able to get normal passports in the United States.
Tier 1 offenders must register their address every year for 15 years. A Tier II sex offenders must register their address every 180 days (6 months) for 25 years. Offenses in this tier include pornography, child endangering, compelling prostitution and gross sexual imposition victim younger than 13, among others.