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First Lady Wolf Discusses Clemency, Expungement, and Clean Slate for Women with Criminal Records

Harris County adopts new ‘Fair Chance’ policy, no longer asking about criminal histories on county job applications  KPRC Click2Houston

Fines and Fees Are a Barrier to Criminal Record-Clearing  Center For American Progress

Clean Slate Act a chance for a true life after prison  Albany Times Union

Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

Michigan Works! Wants To Help Clear Criminal Records For Job Seekers  Moody on the Market

Thousands wait for California to clear marijuana convictions  Los Angeles Times

More States Consider Automatic Criminal Record Expungement  The Pew Charitable Trusts

A Criminal Record Shouldn't Be a Life Sentence to Poverty  Center For American Progress

Utah ‘clean slate’ law: Does it clear your criminal record?  Deseret News

In labor crunch, businesses back efforts to clear workers' criminal records  Marketplace

Following 'Second Chance Act,' North Carolina DA's begin expunging criminal records  BPR / Blue Ridge Public Radio

DA encouraging more people to get criminal records cleared, drivers licenses restored  WECT

'I feel lighter:' For those who have served their time, getting criminal record cleared allows healing and a step forward  Kitsap Sun

New Phone App Makes It Easier To Clear Past Offenses From Criminal Records  Wisconsin Public Radio News

Michigan AG Nessel partners with Detroit Pistons to help residents expunge criminal records  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Partners in crime-solving: FWPD homicide unit growing as cases get cleared  WANE

Kentucky Supreme Court orders expungement fees waived for people who cannot afford to pay  WDRB

Muskegon expungement fair offers help clearing criminal records

NY lawmakers propose 'clean slate' measure to clear convictions - New York Daily News  New York Daily News

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

Molly Davis: Utah will soon allow some lower-level crimes to be cleared from the record  Salt Lake Tribune

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

Shelby County Clerk continues crusade to clear criminal records during Expungement Clinic  WATN - Local 24

Fulton County joins effort to restrict criminal records, opening job and housing opportunities WXIA

Advocates Push to Eliminate Washington State Fees Charged Families of Incarcerated Youths

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds Delaware for Becoming the 6th State To Pass Clean Slate Legislation  Center For American Progress

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

Connecticut lawmakers vote to erase criminal convictions for 300000 residents in 'clean slate' compromise  Hartford Courant

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

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

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

Virtual event to offer educational resources on criminal record expungement  Brunswick News

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

Judge dismisses sole criminal charge against Andrew Cuomo  Troy Record

'What else can I do?': Problems in expungement court slow attempts by some to get lives back on track after criminal cases  Chicago Tribune

Gov. Ned Lamont signs 'clean slate' bill erasing criminal records of more than 300000 Connecticut residents into law but expresses concern that more categories of serious crime were not excluded  Hartford Courant

Expansive NY Bill To Expunge Criminal Records Gains Steam  Law360

In Rebuke to Trump, Supreme Court Allows Release of Jan. 6 Files  The New York Times

Legal clinic helping to expunge marijuana convictions | News West Publishing  Mohave Valley News

GUEST VIEW: NY's Clean Slate Bill is must-pass legislation  Niagara Gazette

Mark Gooch Sentenced to Life for Murdering Sasha Krause  Law & Crime

Trafficking victims struggle to find jobs. Will this bill help?  CalMatters

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

Gov. Whitmer signs bills expanding criminal record expungement in Michigan  Detroit Free Press

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

State Partners With Legal Aid Network To Expunge Cannabis-Related Records  WTTW News

DA brands California Governor Gavin Newsom 'either ignorant or a liar' after he praised state laws  Daily Mail

The Record Clearance Project Maintains Impressive 99% Success Rate in Court Throughout Pandemic | SJSU NewsCenter  SJSU Today

Dallas County residents can clean up their criminal records through free annual program  The Dallas Morning News

NY & NJ Will Erase Nearly A Million Marijuana Convictions. For Some, Clearing Their Record Gets Tricky  Gothamist

Opinion | If You Paid Your Debt to Society, You Should Be Allowed to Work  The New York Times

Claudette Colvin, Civil Rights Pioneer, Seeks to Have Her Record Cleared  The New York Times

A clean slate: Phoenix event gives legal help to expunge marijuana-related arrests from criminal records  FOX 10 News Phoenix

How to get your criminal record sealed or expunged in Pennsylvania  The Philadelphia Inquirer

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

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

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

Weed crimes are eligible for expungement in N.J. But clearing a record is still hard.

New law will allow for the expunging of juvenile records in North Carolina  Triad City Beat

Audit Finds Arizona Criminal Record Database Flaws May Put Public at Risk  ESR NEWS

Travis County's January 2022 'expunction expo' postponed due to COVID-19

Lawmakers reach compromise to pass Clean Slate | NY State |  Hudson Valley 360

The Gap Where Marijuana Convictions Hurt Most  Next City

Van Hollen, Trone Introduce the Bipartisan Fresh Start Act to Remove Barriers for Justice-Impacted Individuals | US Senator Chris Van Hollen of Maryland  Senator Chris Van Hollen

AG - AG Nessel Joins Local Muskegon Expungement Efforts for Veterans

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

Advocates assist with clearing marijuana convictions, but results depend on Arizona judges

Some records can be shielded from employers | Local News |  New Castle News

Lawmakers reach compromise to pass Clean Slate bill this week | News, Sports, Jobs  The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

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

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

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

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

Vt. bill expanding expungements for old crimes moves forward  WCAX

Advocates renew push for Clean Slate — Queens Daily Eagle  Queens Daily Eagle

House passes bills to clear criminal records  Arizona Capitol Times

Americans with criminal records could be a solution to the labor shortage  Yahoo Finance

Florida legislature moves forward with proposal to expunge juvenile records  Orlando Weekly

Pennsylvania begins to automatically seal some criminal records  Washington Post

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

Alabama Judge Clears Claudette Colvin's Arrest Record 66 Years Later, Surprising The Civil Rights Pioneer  Black Enterprise

Richmond County to host summit to clear misdemeanors from public record  WRDW-TV

8000 cases of BA.2, the newest COVID-19 variant, have appeared across 40 countries – Poynter  Poynter

Florida needs to help kids clear their criminal records  Orlando Sentinel

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

Erasing Criminal Records Lets Trafficking Victims Rebuild  Law360

Busted for marijuana? You can clear your record in Arizona  KGUN

Augusta DA, Solicitor General to Offer Instruction on Using the Criminal Record Restriction Law  The Augusta Press

AOC co-sponsors bipartisan bill to help expunge cannabis convictions  The Independent

Marijuana-related crimes can now be expunged from records in Arizona  FOX 10 News Phoenix

California Officials Have Failed To Seal Thousands Of Marijuana Conviction Records  Marijuana Moment

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

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

Checkr Launches Expungement Solution and Sets Goal to Clear 1,000 Job Seekers' Records for Free  PRNewswire

A criminal record clean slate is expensive in Louisiana, but a new lawsuit aims to change that

Expunction offers a second chance in Collin County  Spectrum News

Why Is California Failing Thousands of People With Cannabis Records?  Filter

Hundreds of thousands still eligible to clear marijuana records in Arizona  AZFamily