Tag: Florida Action Committee

Commitment Center and the First Amendment

Commitment Center and the First Amendment Aug 26, 2019 | 1 comment A recent decision out of the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals gives us a peek inside the Florida Civil Commitment Center. As the Opinion begins, “James Pesci is a detainee at the Florida Civil Commitment Center (FCCC), a for-profit facility that houses sex offenders  involuntarily […]

Employment Opportunity for Registrants

Employment Opportunity for Registrants Jul 20, 2018 | Florida Action Committee Do you have a computer and a good internet connection? HomePro is hiring! (No background questions!) I have immediate openings for part-time help. I started HomePro Telecommunications because I’ve heard from so many people that they simply cannot find work because of their background. This […]

Adding Sex Offender Probation Conditions After Sentencing Not Permitted

Adding Sex Offender Probation Conditions After Sentencing Not Permitted Jul 19, 2018 | Reposted by Florida Action Committee Last week, the 2nd District Court of Appeals in Florida ruled that adding special sex offender conditions to probation after sentencing, where those conditions were expressly excluded at sentencing, doesn’t fly. In Jones v. State, Fla: Dist. Court […]

Death Of Century Correctional Institution Inmate Under Investigation

Death Of Century Correctional Institution Inmate Under Investigation Jun 26, 2018 | Florida Action Committee A weekend inmate death at Century Correctional Institution is under investigation. Inmate Wesley C. Moore, 38, was pronounced deceased at the prison shortly after 7:00 p.m. Saturday. The death is currently under investigation by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, with […]

Lawsuit claims Brevard County inmate died following weeks of pain, poor medical care

Another person required to register as a sex offender is allowed to die behind bars Charles Jones was a registered sex offender who went back to jail for failing to re-register his address on time.