Adam Walsh

Press Release from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Sept. 30, 2011: U.S. Justice Department gives TN nod for substantially complying with Adam Walsh Act Nashville, Tenn. – The U.S. Department of Justice announced that Tennessee is one of fifteen (15) states that has substantially complied with the federal Adam Walsh Child Protection Act. This designation […]


Rep. Debra Maggart of Hendersonville sees no double standard resulting from her current support of a George W. Bush-era juvenile sex-offender mandate from the federal government. Keeping sex offenders at bay is entirely different than expanding public education or government-run health care, she says.


Press Release from State Representative Debra Maggart (R-Hendersonville) and Senator Diane Black (R-Gallatin), Dec. 7, 2009: NASHVILLE – Rep. Maggart and Sen. Black will push for passage of legislation in January to place violent juvenile offenders on Tennessee’s Sex Offender Registry as required under the federal Adam Walsh Act. The legislators introduced legislation today to […]