Online event will help people clear criminal records

COMMENTARY: Giving offenders a second chance should be a bipartisan issue

Land Of Lincoln Legal Aid Will Host A Virtual Expungement Day

Op-Ed: It’s time for the next step in Clean Slate reform  The Center Square

Opinion: Second Chances are Nonpartisan  Prescott eNews

Second Chances Are Nonpartisan – InsideSources  InsideSources

Commentary: Protesters shouldn't be saddled with criminal records  The Spokesman-Review

A Record Means Discrimination—But National Expungement Week Is Here  Filter

Virtual Expungement Week planned Sept. 21-25  Alton Telegraph

Expunging and Sealing Criminal Records  Center For American Progress

'Everybody deserves a second chance' Shelter director uses past to help others now  WLOS

California inmate firefighters can now become professionals  New York Daily News

Advancing Clean Slate: The Need for Automatic Record Clearance During the Coronavirus Pandemic  Center For American Progress

Criminal Records Create Cycles of Multigenerational Poverty  Center For American Progress

“A Load Off Your Chest”—Criminal Record Expungement During the Pandemic  Filter

Michigan criminal record expungement bills a step closer to Senate vote  Detroit Free Press

Supreme Court rules on requirements for clearing a criminal record  Radio Iowa

He fought fires as an inmate. Now Fresno man hopes to start career, thanks to new law  Fresno Bee

RELEASE: On Its One Year Anniversary, Pennsylvania's Clean Slate Law Has Cleared Nearly 35 Million Records  Center For American Progress

Mitigating the Impacts of a Criminal Record on Young Adults in the US  Center For American Progress

Getting a Job with a Criminal Record Post COVID-19  Lexology

Washington Governor Vetoes Bill That Would Have Automatically Cleared Criminal Records  The Appeal

California Bill Would Seal 2 Million Criminal Records  NBC Bay Area

NBC 10 I-Team: Clearing your name  Turn to 10

How to get your criminal record sealed in Michigan  Detroit Free Press

Protesting should not result in a lifelong criminal record  The Washington Post

Expungement Clinic In Homewood Saturday To Help With Clearing Criminal Records  90.5 WESA

How Much Does It Help To Expunge A Criminal Record? Local Study Seeks To Find Out  90.5 WESA

Copperstate Farms Partners With Last Prisoner Project to Raise $100,000 Over Ten-Month Campaign  GlobeNewswire

Restorative Justice Advocates Prepare For National Expungement Week  High Times

He’s waited 14 months for a clean slate, but coronavirus making expungement backlog worse

Winfield to swap out Lamont’s Clean Slate bill with a broader measure  The CT Mirror

Clean Slate: New law makes clearing your record, getting back to work easier  FOX13 Memphis

In NJ, certain cannabis convictions can now be cleared from criminal records  NJBIZ

State momentum in criminal record sealing fuels federal clean slate bill | TheHill  The Hill

Marijuana Record Expungement Movement Growing Rapidly, Report Shows  Marijuana Moment

Criminal records can be a ‘life sentence to poverty.’ This state is automatically sealing some.  Washington Post

How to erase your criminal record (yes, that's a thing!)  FOX 29

The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

Maryland: Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly to Advance Automatic Expungement Measure  NORML Blog

Change in state law causes increase in the clearing of criminal records in Hamilton County  WLWT Cincinnati

It may become easier to clear criminal history in Michigan  Detroit Free Press

Peacing Together: The benefits of clearing your record and how to do it

Fairness is an issue in clearing low-level marijuana convictions  ABA Journal

How Formerly Incarcerated Firefighters Are Getting the Jobs and Pay They Deserve  YES! Magazine

California Bill Would Wipe Low-Level Criminal Records for 2 Million  KTLA

How one application can wipe your criminal record clean  WOAI

Why states are rushing to seal tens of millions of old criminal records  The Economist

Second Chance Act: Gov. Cooper signs bill into law that would allow people to clear non-violent crimes from record  WTVD-TV

Court: Wisconsin must expunge arrest records from database if people aren’t charged  Chicago Tribune

Pop-Up Clinics Are Helping Free People From Their Old Weed Criminal Records  VICE

Expungement And Sealing Of Records Help Ex-Criminals Return To Work  NPR

How to Expunge Your Record for Cannabis Crimes: Illinois  VICE

Travis County to host 'expunction expo' in February

CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

Why other states should follow the lead on New Jersey clean slate law | TheHill  The Hill

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

Sealed criminal records still showing at FBI | Local News  The Salem News

For many, even 'automatic' clearing of marijuana records could be complicated  Crain's Chicago Business

Free expungement clinic offers opportunity to clean up court records  Citizen Times

Colorado Attorney General Talks Marijuana Crime Expungement, Social Equity | Westword  Westword

More Kentuckians eligible for criminal record expungement  14 News WFIE Evansville

Lamont to introduce Clean Slate legislation in next session  The CT Mirror

New Study Ranking State Requirements for Misdemeanor Expungement Emphasizes Need for Criminal Justice Reform  PRNewswire

How much does it help to expunge a criminal record? Western Pa. study seeks to find out

Clean slate: Expungements a complex, confusing second chance  Traverse City Record Eagle

In one year, Pa.‘s Clean Slate law has erased 35 million crimes. What’s next?  Morning Call

A 'Record' 152 Laws Reducing Reentry Barriers Passed in 2019  Crime Report

Second Annual National Expungement Week (N.E.W.) Helps People Clear Criminal Records  Forbes

Lawmakers consider clearing some criminal records  WBAY

Want your criminal record expunged? New study offering free legal assistance could help  Wichita Eagle

Former MMA Fighter Jason ‘Mayhem' Miller in Legal Trouble Yet Again  NBC Southern California

Kentucky Legislature Moves To Expunge Records Of People Never Convicted  WKU Public Radio

Can’t get a job, housing because of a criminal record in California? This bill might help  Press-Enterprise

Shelburne: British author C. S. Lewis lionized Jesus  Nueces County Record Star

States help trafficking survivors overcome criminal records  ABA Journal

New Court Ruling Could Make Expungement Unaffordable For Some Kentuckians  Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting

Clearing 235,000 marijuana records would not be automatic under new bill  Detroit Free Press

Texas judges may have overstepped by clearing violent criminal records

Five Things You Didn't Know About Clearing Your Record  The Marshall Project

Clearing Records To Get Jobs  WMUK

Study: Few Michigan residents try to get convictions erased  Detroit News

Trafficking victims can clear arrest records, but it isnt easy  The Ledger

DuPage Bar Association to host expungement clinic  Chicago Tribune

Clear more criminal records to give people a fresh start  Raleigh News & Observer

Illinois' pot law takes expungement a step further  Kankakee Daily Journal

Some with Criminal Records Get a Possible Second Chance - 9 & 10 News  9&10 News

Progressive Prosecutors Lobby for Justice  Virginia Connection Newspapers

Denver efforts to clear marijuana-related convictions from criminal records starts slowly  The Denver Post

A criminal record should not be a lifetime sentence; that’s why we need the clean slate law  Hartford Courant

There’s No Such Thing as Expunging a Criminal Record Anymore  Slate

Many Californians can clear criminal records, but don’t. This bill would make it automatic  San Francisco Chronicle

Using Innovation to Address Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System | The Legal Intelligencer

4.2 million Georgians have a criminal record; Savannah attorneys want to help  WSAV-TV

North Carolina moves to help offenders clear their records  WLOS

How Is Marijuana Expungement Working In Illinois? Your Legal Weed Questions Answered  WBEZ

Michigan House considers expungement of marijuana, traffic convictions  Bridge Michigan

As Parson’s crime session comes to a close, here’s what you need to know  Aurora Advertiser

Colorado Lawmakers Give Governor Power to Expunge Past Marijuana Crimes | Westword  Westword

New Bill Would Clear Criminal Records of Some Prisoners After Serving Sentence  California Globe