Commonwealth v. T.D.; August 2012

By |2021-03-30T11:22:02+00:00August 5th, 2012|Categories: Success Stories|Tags: , , , |

Outcome: Sexual assault charges withdrawn by the Commonwealth due to defense investigation. If convicted, he faced certain state incarceration and [...]

Me-A-Gan: Once a Sex Offense, Always a Sex Offender

By |2020-02-10T14:55:08+00:00July 29th, 2012|Categories: Sex Crimes|Tags: , , , |

In December 2012, Pennsylvania’s newest version of Megan’s Law (also known as, “SORNA”) will go into effect.  It’s draconian, unfair, over broad [...]

Megan’s Law Revisited: Retroactivity Clause Retroactively Removed

By |2020-11-26T08:10:37+00:00July 25th, 2012|Categories: Sex Crimes|Tags: , , , , |

On July 9, 2012, I wrote about what I believed to be the extremely unfair and arguably unconstitutional retroactive application of [...]

Experts in Sex Offense Trials Take Away Job of Jury

By |2021-04-03T09:32:42+00:00July 4th, 2012|Categories: Sex Crimes|Tags: , , , , , |

Last week the Pennsylvania General Assembly unanimously approved and the Governor signed an amendment to 42 Pa.C.S. § 5920, which [...]