Donovan: Expungement bill is a jobs bill – and the right thing to do  Vermont Biz

Clean Slate Is Critical for a Healthy Democracy  Center For American Progress

TJ Donovan: Expungement bill is a jobs bill — and the right thing to do

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds the Senate and House Reintroductions of the Bipartisan Clean Slate Act  Center For American Progress

As more states legalize marijuana, people with drug convictions want their records cleared  PBS NewsHour

Expunging cannabis-related convictions is a step toward racial equity, economic opportunity—and a bureaucratic nightmare  Long Beach Business Journal - Long Beach News

VIEWPOINT: Delaware can increase opportunity with Clean Slate Act - DBT  Delaware Business Times

Michigan's New Expungement Laws Offer Second Chance  U.S. News & World Report

T.J. Donovan: The expungement bill is a jobs bill — and the right thing to do  Bennington Banner

Getting A Second Chance: New MI Expungement Laws Now In Effect  Benton Spirit

How Clean Slate Laws Create Better Cities  Next City

Expansive NY Bill To Expunge Criminal Records Gains Steam  Law360

Tarrant County offering virtual clinic to clean criminal records  Fort Worth Star-Telegram

The Facts on Marijuana Equity and Decriminalization  Center For American Progress

STATEMENT: CAP's Rebecca Vallas Applauds Virginia's Automatic Record-Sealing Legislation  Center For American Progress

Nessel, 21 other AGs calling on Congress to fund sealing and expungement of criminal records  WILX-TV

Collin County Announces Program to Clear Criminal Records  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Michigan's new expungement laws kick in Sunday. Here's how to get help.  Detroit Free Press

Bill to automatically erase certain criminal records gets boost from Connecticut clergy  Hartford Courant

New ‘Clean Slate’ laws to automate criminal record expungement process, expand eligibility criteria in Michigan  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Milwaukee Expungement and Pardon Legal Advice Clinic Helps Hundreds  Shepherd Express

Clearing criminal records through Cannabis Expungement Act | Top Stories |  WAND

N.Y. lawmakers propose 'clean slate' measure to clear convictions  New York Daily News

Michigan criminal record expungement bills head to Whitmer's desk  Detroit Free Press

Here's how Michigan's expungement laws will change this spring  Detroit Free Press

Preventing and Removing Barriers to Housing Security for People With Criminal Convictions  Center For American Progress

For many with criminal convictions in their past, the ‘Clean Slate’ bill would open doors long closed  The CT Mirror

JPMorgan Chase Expands Second Chance Hiring Efforts in Columbus  Business Wire

The Women Fighting for Cannabis Justice and Data Transparency in the U.S. Prison System  Vogue

Press Release: AG Racine Leads Bipartisan Coalition of 22 AGs Calling On Congress To Fund Modernization of State Systems for Sealing and Expungement of Criminal Records  The DC Line

RELEASE: Preventing and Removing Barriers to Housing for People With Criminal Convictions  Center For American Progress

A better path forward for criminal justice: Training and employment for correctional populations  Brookings Institution

EVENT: Growing Momentum for Clean Slate and Fair Chance Licensing in the States  Center For American Progress

Kewanee residents offered second chance to expunge criminal records  Kewanee Star Courier

Commentary: They served their time. Give them a chance to begin again.  Times Union

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

Court system allows step toward clearing gun charge from Sean Ellis' record  WCVB Boston

Detroit residents can apply now for help with expungement under new laws  Detroit Free Press

Clearing marijuana convictions: Phoenix event offers free legal help to expunge record  FOX 10 News Phoenix

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

What pending changes to expungement laws mean for setting aside criminal records in Michigan

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

Lawmakers approve expungement of first-time DUIs, automatic record clearing for juveniles  Detroit Free Press

Expunction offers a second chance in Collin County  Spectrum News

Thousands of Texans Would Benefit from a “Clean Slate” – InsideSources  InsideSources

State Officials: Nearly 500000 Marijuana Arrest Records Have Been Expunged  WTTW News

STATEMENT: Michigan Becomes Latest State To Pass Clean Slate Legislation, First To Include Felonies  Center For American Progress

Polis Issues New 'Narrow' Pardons For 2732 Marijuana-Related Convictions  Colorado Public Radio

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

Biden Proposes Federal Aid To Help States Expunge Marijuana Records  Marijuana Moment

Vt. bill expanding expungements for old crimes moves forward  WCAX

A Look at Illinois' Marijuana Expungement Efforts | Chicago News | WTTW  WTTW News

Michigan ‘Clean Slate’ plan could take years to implement  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Opinion | The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

Arizona advocates helping clear marijuana charges off criminal records KPNX

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

Pot legalization was to bring expungements to many with records in Illinois. Numbers so far are low, but more are expected to be on the way.  Chicago Tribune

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

NC's Second Chance Act: Free legal help, new toolkit can help people clear their past criminal convictions  WTVD-TV

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

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

Clean Slate Seeks to Empower Communities by Expunging Records: "Not Just to Survive But To Live"  Ms. Magazine

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

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

Ex-MMA fighter Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller gets jail time for another O.C. conviction  OCRegister

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

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

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

Land Of Lincoln Legal Aid Will Host A Virtual Expungement Day

Americans with criminal records will be left out of the recovery if we don't fix these policies  CNN

Legal marijuana is winning. But getting an arrest off your record isn’t so easy.

Official police account: Suspect killed 6 people in Colorado Springs because he wasn't invited to a family gathering  KKTV 11 News

People deserve clean slates: Criminal records impede post-COVID economic recovery in Black and Brown communities  New York Daily News

CA courts failing promise to clear old marijuana convictions  Sacramento Bee

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

Genetic genealogy is 'game changer' in case of Beaumont teacher killed in 1995 KBMT-KJAC

State pressured to wipe away pot arrests | Local News |  The Salem News

Virginia lawmakers pass bill that would allow people to seal some criminal records  The Virginian-Pilot

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

Illinois county officials begin clearing low-level marijuana possession cases from court records  Chicago Tribune

Mayor urges eligible Detroiters to apply now for expungement assistance, before new law takes effect April 11  City of Detroit

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

Proposal to erase minor convictions from criminal record checks  Personnel Today

For Many With Criminal Convictions In Their Past, The 'Clean Slate' Bill Would Open Doors  Connecticut Public Radio

Some waiting in NY prisons for marijuana convictions to be expunged  Olean Times Herald

Bill would erase minor marijuana convictions in Florida  Orlando Sentinel

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

Legislature approves bill package to help more people clear criminal records  Michigan Radio

Protesters shouldn’t be saddled with criminal records | COMMENTARY  Baltimore Sun

'Reintegration Portfolio' Launched to Help People with Criminal Records Break Down Job Barriers  Crime Report

Op-Ed: Pennsylvania expungement reforms continue to miss mark  The Center Square

Automatic Sealing? Expungement? As They Legalize Marijuana, New York Lawmakers Negotiate Clearing Criminal Records  Gotham Gazette

How a Sacramento pop-up expungement clinic is helping to give felons a second chance  Sacramento Bee

Proposed bill could automatically expunge misdemeanors on Indiana juveniles' records  WDRB

Pennsylvania Clean Slate Law to be amended to seal more records  The Morning Call

CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

Bay Area Fire Danger: Brush-Clearing Goats In High Demand As Dry Conditions Come Early  Yahoo News

Virtual Expungement Week planned Sept. 21-25  Alton Telegraph

The CW's Walker Recap & Spoilers: S1, E10, 'Encore' | CBR  CBR - Comic Book Resources

NM courts surprised by lack of petitions for expungement  KRQE News 13