Registered sex offenders are not prohibited from passing out candy on Halloween in Michigan unless they are on parole or probation.
Some states have strict laws on sex offender behaviors during the season, including not wearing costumes outside of their home. Michigan is not one of those states. Michigan now has the fourth-largest sex offender registry in the country, with more than 43, registrants on its database, which is more than the state of New York, according to the Detroit Free Press.
According to the state, registered sex offenders are required to update their address in the the Michigan Public Sex Offender Registry within three days of moving to a new home. Nearby Places. Back to the Across Michigan Patch. Read more local news from Across Michigan. Find out what's happening in Across Michigan with free, real-time updates from Patch.
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