In 2002, when he was a 21-year-old college student, Packingham was indicted on two counts of statutory rape for having sex with a 13-year-old girl that he said he was dating without knowing her age.He was convicted on one lesser count—“taking indecent liberties with a minor.” Packingham, who had no prior criminal record, received the shortest allowable sentence (10–12 months), though the judge suspended that in favor of 24 months of supervised release, which Packingham completed without incident.Die Flash-Version hat den kompletten Funktionsumfang und ist optimiert.
He was, of course, still required to register as a sex offender.
In 2008, North Carolina made it a felony for any person on the state’s sex offender registry to “access” any “commercial social networking website” that the person “knows” does not restrict usage to legal adults.
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But to the extent the state infringes on the expressive rights of people affected by these protective measures, the First Amendment requires that the law be “narrowly tailored” to achieve the state’s purpose.
It cannot bar a substantial amount of expression unrelated to the protection of minors from sexual predation.
A few months later, Packingham was indicted on a felony charge and in May 2012, he was convicted.
The felony charge was not for the traffic ticket he’d avoided—it was for posting about it.
Although the state claims that this law, NCGS §14-202.5, is intended to prevent sexual predators from gathering information about minors, Section 202.5 and related restrictions go far beyond that ostensible purpose and instead, as ’s Mark Joseph Stern has observed, work to drive an unpopular and politically powerless group of people out of public life altogether.