Punished for being alive
“Luke is excelling at his commitment to earn the trust and respect of his community.”
You see, but that’s just it! Being on the registry is NOT self-proving that you are a legitimate public safety liability! He has NOTHING to prove to anyone. Nor does he owe the public any explanation for his history. His past is not indicative of present or future behavior, actions or judgments.
He could have used this opportunity to call out the gross injustice that is Megan’s Law, but instead, he put his tail between his leg and made peace with his label.
He is going to regret this conciliatory concession speech in a couple years.
Very dispiriting and uninspiring oh him choosing not to make waves.