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Case No. 20-0353

Dennis Becher
v.
State of Iowa

Dennis Becher appeals from the district court’s dismissal of his application to modify sex offender registration requirements pursuant to Iowa Code section 692A.128. He argues he met the statutory qualifications and was considered a low-risk for reoffending, the analogous juvenile registration and modification statute requires courts to consider the likelihood of reoffending, the evidence showed he was not likely to reoffend, and the court abused its discretion by requiring him to provide a “persuasive reason” in favor of modification.

County:
Dubuque

Appellant

Dennis Becher

Appellee

State of Iowa

Attorneys for Appellant

Nicholas A. Sarcone

Attorneys for Appellee

John R. Lundquist

Supreme Court

Oral Argument Schedule

Non-Oral

Feb 16, 2021 1:30 PM

Briefs

Supreme Court Opinion

Opinion Number:
20-0353
Date Published:
Apr 09, 2021
Date Amended:
Jun 16, 2021

Other Information

Date Retained:
Dec 01, 2020

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