Posted: 4:39 pm Wed, March 20, 2013
By Daily Record Staff
MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS
Constitutional Law, Ex Post Facto: The retroactive application of the sex offender registration statute to defendant, convicted in 2005 for a sex offense committed in 1984, violated the prohibition against ex post facto laws because, while ostensibly “civil” or “regulatory,” it effectively imposed upon defendant an additional criminal sanction for the crime. ...
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