After serving a sentence of two years probation, he was required to register as a sex offender. was indicted for having consensual sex with an underage girl he was dating.According to Susan, a month into the relationship, Josh told her he was on the sex offender registry for a crime he committed while he was serving in the Marines."My husband came home early one day after having a big fight over the weekend and he caught Josh and me in the shower,” Susan said.
are endangered." The woman was quoted by ABC News as saying she was raped in 2010 during her second date with Wurtzel, whom she had met on the website.The woman, whom the network described as an "Ivy League graduate who works in film and television," said the man followed her into her residence and attacked her.He was put on the sex offender registry when he was 17 and is now age 29.When I confronted him about the record I found online, he owned up to it immediately; however, he says he did not commit the molestation.The Packingham case has become a First Amendment cause célèbre, and judging from the oral arguments the court may well reverse his conviction on those grounds.
It is also a near certainty that even while doing so, the court will leave unexamined a much greater problem: a tragic lie at the heart of all of the jurisprudence surrounding sex offenders.spokesman Matthew Traub said the company had already been considering a plan to screen users against the sex offender registry when the lawsuit was filed, though the attention brought by the suit expedited the decision.I have recently started dating someone who was accused and found guilty of child molestation when he was 16.The announcement came after a Hollywood executive, identified only as Jane Doe, called for the site to change its policies in a lawsuit filed last week in Los Angeles County Superior Court.In the suit, the woman alleges she was sexually assaulted by another member, Alan Paul Wurtzel, who had been convicted six times for sexual battery, according to a statement issued by her lawyer, Mark Webb.That simple act ran afoul of a North Carolina law that makes it a felony for anyone on the sex-offender registry to use any “commercial social networking website” that the person “knows” does not restrict usage to legal adults.” Thus Packingham was indicted and convicted of violating the state’s social media ban for sex offenders.