A full 84 percent of those interviewed by Human Rights Watch were 17 years old or younger when they began registering. Children and adolescents are less mature than adults and have less life experience on which to draw, and this makes understanding the court process, the charges, and the consequences of a plea more difficult.
Court documents show Lonney Griggs sexually assaulted at least seven children over 22 years.
The avowed priority of the US juvenile justice system in theory if not always in practice has, historically, been rehabilitation rather than retribution. Another time, he failed to register a new address after a period of homelessness and was arrested and convicted of the felony of failure to register.
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She was charged as an adult, and as of was facing registration for life. Extreme care must be taken in the use of information because mistaken identification may occur when relying solely upon name, age and address to identify individuals. Department of Justice "the Department".
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