Some persons listed might no longer be registered offenders and others might have been added.
UPDATE: An appellate court overturned part of this ruling but "did not address Reiter's issues with the legality of the civil commitment program." Recently the Honorable P.
When Josh Gravens was 12 years old, he made a terrible mistake.
He and his sister, who was 8, had sexual contact, twice.
On Monday, December 14, Judge Reiter agreed with Defense Counsel Bill Marshall’s conclusion that the involuntary commitment of Alonzo May under the recently amended law was punitive and a denial of the man’s due process rights under both Texas and U. (May was previously ordered into outpatient treatment as a repeat sex offender) Earlier this year I submitted an article contemplating the proposed changes pending in the 84th Texas Legislature concerning amendment of the Texas Health & Safety Code Chapter 841, the law providing for the civil commitment of repeat sex offenders.
Unfortunately, though extensive changes in the law put into effect on June 17, 2015, the law is still problematic.