Sexual Abuse and Failure to Register Offenses

Sexual Abuse and Failure to Register Offenses

(March 2020) The purpose of this primer is to provide a general overview of the statutes, sentencing guideline issues, and case law relating to sentencing of sexual abuse offenses and failure to register offenses. Although this primer identifies some of the issues and cases related to the sentencing of these offenses, it is not intended to be comprehensive or a substitute for independent research.