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Can a person get a passport if a registered sex offender.

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Can a person get a passport if a registered sex offender

Lawyer's Assistant: Have sex offense charges been filed? If so, when is the next court date?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: In what state did the sex offense occur?

Arizona

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Yes. A registered sex offender can still get a passport. However a law was passed back in October that your passport will be required to display the fact that you're a registered offender by giving you a unique identifier. Because of that, you're not eligible for a passport card, but you can have a regular passport.

https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/News/passports/passports-and-international-megans-law.html

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