Member Submission

Dear Editor, There are few labels that carry a harsher stigma than that of a sex offender. Stereotypes and fears without context perpetuate false narratives about who sex offenders are. People tend to automatically think the worst when hearing the term sex offender,...

Member Submission

Florida Action Committee has two members who are actively advocating for juveniles on the “sex offender” registry, something we have needed for a long time.  We are grateful to have both members working with us. The following is a brief written by one of these...

New FL law targets domineering HOAs

Governor Ron DeSantis signed into law a bill that prevents HOAs from banning contractors and workers from the homeowner’s property. Previously a Florida HOA learned that a particular contractor was on the sex offense registry; he was banned by the HOA from doing work...

Surgical castration bill passes in Louisiana

Child sex offenders convicted of aggravated rape, aggravated incestuous crime or aggravated crime against nature with victims under age 13 would be forced to undergo surgery inside prisons. If Governor Jeff Landry signs the bill, Louisiana would become the first state...

Information needed to share with FDLE

Two Florida Action Committee members are planning to meet with an FDLE representative in June.  The Weekly Update that was recently emailed to members requested certain information be sent to us to present at our meeting with FDLE.  We are also addressing the need in...