February 11, 2012
Kelly Piercy, 62, of Sardis, Ga., spent six years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing child pornography. He is eligible to be taken off Georgia’s sex offender registry, but federal regulations forbid it. “If the state says I’m not a danger, then I should be able to live like a normal person,” he said. To read of this man’s story and the problems facing ex-offenders trying to reestablish themselves, click here to read the rest of the story. Also read the comments. It seems that the general public is getting tired of the duplicity regarding the registry and the Adam Walsh act.