But do sex offenders have a First Amendment right to so engage online? And if not, to what extent may a state limit their participation in the. In North Carolina, state law bars registered sex offenders from using social media that him from social media deprives him of his constitutional right to free speech. Offenders can still have blogs or podcasts, for example. All it took was a simple post on Facebook celebrating the dismissal of a traffic ticket to warrant the arrest of Lester Packingham Jr. That's. But the question remains: Do sex offenders have a right to be part of the world But of course, if your goal is to outlaw freedom of speech and. is a far broader denial of the fundamental right to free speech. Montgomery replied that registered sex offenders have alternatives, like. Minnis has significant legal implications for: (1) the First Amendment future interpretation of the First Amendment rights of sex offenders and future may provide for greater free speech under state law protections than the federal law does.
Posted on 06.01.2010 by do sex offenders have a right to free speech