On March 4, 2013 the Maryland Court of Appeals ruled that retroactively requiring a person to register as a sex offender in accordance with laws created in 2009 and 2010 violates the prohibition against ex post facto laws contained in Article 17 of the Maryland Declaration of Rights. The video shows the oral argument that took place prior to this decision - the oral argument was held 09-07-12.
- Case brief and notes
- New Case Significantly Changes Maryland Sex Offender Registration
- Sex offender doesn't have to register
- State weighing effect of court ruling on sex-offender registry