He will likely have to register in Georgia as a sex offender and be placed on the registry. Because portions of Atlanta can be densely populated, people on the sex offender registry in the Atlanta area sometimes have trouble finding a place sufficiently away from parks, pools, school bus stops, churches, etc. Their living options are limited:
You may want to consider an area with low density so you don't run into this problem.
He *can* move to Atlanta, if his probation officer and other officials with say-so permit.
However, he doesn't have much choice in *where* he is able to live and work once he's there. The relevant statuts is Section 42-1-15,of the Official Code of Georgia. Avvo doesn't really allow enough space to reprint it here, but suffice to say it is a pretty long and detailed statute, and it severely restricts the abilities of a person convicted of a sexual offense on where they can both live and work. My website is www.merlinusmonroe.com and I recommend that you take a look there, and also at the website for sex offender issues, to learn more about this.
Good luck to you both - it is the modern-day equivalent of the Scarlet Letter.
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