1) Read our Sex Offender Registry Removal chart to determine your eligibility.

2) Complete the Client Screening Form, and be prepared to make a $90 non-refundable payment within 2 business days. Note: this payment covers only the initial time requirements needed by our Sex Offender Registry attorney to determine whether SORA removal is a possibility for you. It is not the fee for pursuing a removal on your behalf.

3) We will contact you via e-mail to process your payment. Payment can be made by credit card or certified funds.

4) Once your $90 non-refundable payment has been made, you will be contacted to schedule your consultation appointment with our Sex Offender Registry removal attorney. This appointment can either be by phone or in person at our Lansing office.

5) At the designated time you will need to be available for the telephone consultation or come to our Lansing office for an interview with our Sex Offender Registry removal attorney. Should you decide to hire Kronzek & Cronkright to pursue a SORA removal on your behalf, your $90 non-refundable payment will be applied to future attorney fees.

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Tier 1 Removal from the Michigan Sex Offender Registry

Due to the recent revisions to the Michigan Sex Offender Registration Act, certain Tier 1 offenders are now eligible for removal from the Sex Offender Registry. There is some confusion as to what crimes constitute a Tier 1 offense. Under the new classification system, the state of Michigan must classify all offenders into one of three tiers. Tier 1 contains the least serious sex offenses.

Michigan generally designates the following crimes as Tier 1:

• CSC 4th degree against a victim aged 18 or older
• Assault with intent to commit CSC 2nd degree against a victim aged 18 or older
• Possession of child sexually abusive material (child pornography)
• Indecent exposure with self-fondling in front of minor
• Unlawful imprisonment/restraint of a minor
• Surveillance of, or distribution, dissemination, or transmission of a recording or image of, a minor who has a reasonable expectation of privacy
• A sex offense committed by a "sexually delinquent person"
• A violation of a state or local law that, by its nature, constitutes a sexual offense against a minor
• A substantially similar offense to the ones described above under the laws of another jurisdiction
• An attempt or conspiracy to commit any of the above

Certain Tier 1 offenders convicted of a single Tier 1 offense are not listed on the public website, while other Tier 1 offenders are on the website. Regardless of whether the Tier 1 offender is listed on the website, they must still register in-person one time per year at the nearest Michigan State Police post or local law enforcement office. This registration occurs between January 1 and January 15. Tier 1 registration lasts for 15 years, unless the offender petitions for and is granted a length reduction after 10 years of being on the sex offender registry.

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