Packingham v. North Carolina

PETITIONER:Lester Gerard Packingham
RESPONDENT:North Carolina
LOCATION: North Carolina Supreme Court Building

DOCKET NO.: 15-1194
DECIDED BY:
LOWER COURT: North Carolina Supreme Court

CITATION: US ()
GRANTED: Oct 28, 2016

Facts of the case

In 2002 in North Carolina Lester Packingham was accused in prohibited sexual behavior with the minor when he was a student and had 21 years. After Court ruling, he was condemned to 12 months sentence and 24-month supervision after it without some special restrictions except staying away from young persons.