I know a girl who was physically and emotionally abused by her stepfather for over 10 years before he sexually molested her. In July, Nebraska was informed that its efforts to meet the federal requirements did not go far enough, especially in the public identification of juvenile sex offenders. Koenig, the therapist with Lutheran Family Services, believes the stigma of being a sex offender in the job market might actually increase the potential for re-offending. What employer wants that tie to a sex offender? Senators want a review of which state laws will get someone listed on the registry, how often offenders are required to update their information, whether the new requirements are an excessive burden to both police and those listed on the registry, whether the reporting requirements improve public safety and the cost to both state and local government for following the federally-mandated rules. The resolution authorizes a study of the changes in the Nebraska Registry made in The system earned praise from both law enforcement and professionals who treated sex offenders and their victims. Amanda McGill of Lincoln. The Patrol continues to maintain both the public and private lists of registered sex offenders. Some members of the Legislature who supported the tougher approach two years ago now wonder if it might undermine the usefulness of the online list. Graphic by Hilary Stohs-Krause Rung spent time in jail for attempting to set up a sexual encounter a year-old girl. Personally, while I am a fairly objective person, I would think these two types of offenses when combined lay the foundation for a sentence that would allow for long term supervision, as they are an indication of a total lack of control and recklessness. He had to possess multiple personality imbalances triggered by isolation with his victims. In a convicted sex offender was found guilty of raping two teenage girls in Blair. Thus, public registries could do a service by emphasizing that the greatest danger exists within a family or circle of acquaintances — about 90 percent of sex assaults are committed by someone the victim knows. I was one of the first people charged with this crime in the state. Brad Ashford of Omaha, chairman of the Judiciary Committee, said the UNO report provides better data for lawmakers on which to judge the effectiveness of sex offender registries.