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What if you have a conviction for one of the crimes listed above?It means will have to wait before you can bring your petition for relief since the conviction restarts the clock.If you were convicted of a sex offense before the law went into effect on July 28, 1991, you may or may not have a duty to register as a sex offender.The law says if you were in custody (local county jail or prison) or under supervision (juvenile or adult including Department of Corrections and JRA) on or after July 28, 1991 because you were convicted of a sex offense you have a duty to register as a sex offender.For example, if you must wait 10 years in the community for an adult conviction for a sex offense and you have a subsequent conviction for Assault in the Fourth Degree, you must wait 10 years after you were sentenced or from the last day of confinement before asking a court to lift your duty to register.The Process to be Relieved From the Duty to Register Being relieved from the duty to register is a two-step process: first you must eligible under the law to ask that the sex offender registration be lifted and second you must either ask a judge or the local county sheriff to end your duty to register.Our staff is extremely experienced in helping you lift this burden on you and your family. There are three ways a person has a duty to register in Washington State: How Long do I Have to Register for?
What if I was Found Guilty or Have Convictions After my Sex Offense Case?
At The Meryhew Law Group we have successfully defended people against charges of Failure to Register.
If you are charged with Failure to Register contact the Meryhew Law Group to discuss your options and the best defense.
For juvenile, you have to wait 2 or 5 years depending on age at time of crime.
If you were found to be a sexually violent predator or An adult conviction for Rape in the First Degree, Rape in the Second Degree, or Indecent Liberties with Forcible Compulsion that happened AFTER June 8, 2000 Yes For adult convictions if you have spent 10 years in the community you can ask a sheriff’ to lift the required.