Mitch Whitehurst, ex-teacher accused of decades of abuse, wants criminal record erased  OregonLiveThe former Portland teacher whose ability to escape multiple allegations of sexual abuse caused Oregon's largest school district to pledge massive reform wants ...

Suspect connected to multiple crimes in the South Valley had prior criminal record, authorities say  KFSN-TVThe man behind a 24-hour crime spree in the South Valley is now dead following a police chase that ended in a crash, according to authorities.

Why Rubicon bakery hires workers with a criminal record  Fast CompanyRubicon Bakers is designed to give people a second chance.

Judge denies bail for Chicopee carjacking suspect with extensive criminal record  MassLive.comCHICOPEE - A South Hadley man who was on probation for a 2015 convenience store robbery before being charged Monday with a carjacking outside another ...

Voice Box: Should people with a criminal record involving marijuana be exonerated?  The Washtenaw VoiceStaff Writer. Q: Should people with a criminal record involving marijuana be exonerated? bruno_asuzu_2018-12-27. “Yes, the prison system today has more ...

Gov.-elect Ned Lamont signals support for criminal justice overhaul - Hartford Courant  Hartford CourantTransition advisers looking into criminal justice are recommending Gov-elect Ned Lamont support legalizing marijuana, ending cash bail, giving parolees and ...

French police hunt for gunman with long criminal record who killed 2 at Christmas market  Press HeraldSTRASBOURG, France — Hundreds of security forces combed eastern France for a 29-year-old man with a long criminal record who shouted “God is great!

Norfolk DA looks to get a handle on expunging criminal records  The Patriot LedgerQUINCY — Marijuana is now legal in Massachusetts, but a past conviction for possession is still part of a person's criminal record.Now it's one of the crimes the ...

Correction: Expungement Clinic Story | Vermont News  U.S. News & World ReportWINOOSKI, Vt. (AP) — In a story Dec. 17 about clinics that allow people to seal some of their criminal records, The Associated Press erroneously reported the ...

Would-Be Gig Worker With a Criminal Record? Good Luck Figuring Out if You Qualify.  SlateOpaque background check policies at companies like Uber and Lyft exacerbate difficulties for people with records looking for work.

Teenage girl charged in fatal SWAT sting was slain suspects girlfriend, has criminal record since age 12  The Columbus DispatchThe 16-year-old girl charged in connection with the death of a teenage boy armed robbery suspect fatally shot by a Columbus police SWAT officer Dec. 7 was ...

Meek Mill Reveals Nicki Minaj Blocked Him on Social Media  Entertainment TonightThe rapper opened up to fans on Instagram about his thoughts on his ex's love life.

Nicki Minaj's New Boyfriend Has a, Er, Problematic Criminal Record  Cosmopolitan.comToday in yikes news, Nicki Minaj appears to have gone Instagram official with her rumored new boyfriend, Kenneth Petty. And, um, according to TMZ, he's a ...

Lower Windsor 'violent predator' gets prison for sex assaults on 2 children  York DispatchA Lower Windsor Township man who repeatedly sexually assaulted two children has been sentenced to up to three decades in state prison. Barry Lee Kauffman ...

Second Chances -- Clear Your Criminal Record  KALWHost Jeff Hayden, Certified Criminal Law Specialist, California Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California, welcomes Christopher Morales,

Saskatoon reviewing proposal to require criminal record checks for taxi, ride-hailing drivers  Global NewsWATCH: Saskatoon is reviewing the idea behind proposed criminal record checks and other rules for taxi and ride-hailing drivers at city council on Monday.

Brother of innocent victim in violent crime spree speaks out  YourCentralValley.comThe brother of one of the innocent victims in a violent crime spree speaks out.

Goodstein: Why hiring candidates with a criminal record can help companies and communities  The Register-GuardWe are in the midst of an unprecedented learning opportunity in the state of Oregon. Unemployment rates are at historically low levels — down to 4 percent in ...

News 5 Investigates: Suspect in Summerdale Homicide has long criminal record  WKRG News 5SUMMERDALE, Ala (WKRG) - One of the two brothers charged in a Summerdale homicide has a long criminal record. The two brothers are part of a set of ...

York Tech sex assault trial: Ex-teacher to be released on supervised bail pending appeal  York Daily RecordKevin Nagle, 44, of McSherrystown, will be released from York County Prison while he appeals his conviction on two counts of institutional sexual assault and ...

Area roundup: Learn about criminal record expungement at Friday session  Muncie Star PressMUNCIE — Do you have questions about criminal record expungement? Get answers at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at Maring-Hunt Library during an information ...

America’s Criminal Justice System Is Failing Young People Like Me. Clean Slate Laws Are the Answer  TeenVogue.comIn an op-ed for "Teen Vogue," Peter Rezk shares what he's learned during his journey from selling weed in high school to studying law in college.

Expungement fair will offer info, job opportunities for those with criminal records - The Advocate-Messenger  Danville AdvocateYou have read 0 of 8 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A free expungement fair has been scheduled this week to assist those who want to find out if their criminal ...

ILR program helps people with criminal records return to workforce  Cornell ChronicleThrough the Criminal Justice and Employment Initiative, School of Industrial and Labor Relations legal experts are helping people with criminal records get jobs.

Judge's Record-Sealing Denial Highlights 'Shortcomings' of Second-Chance Law  Queens Daily EagleThe conviction-sealing law fails “to explicitly address criminal records of younger offenders, even though it was enacted as part of the Raise the Age legislation.”

As Michiganders smoke legal pot, some await legal news on their future  WSYM-TVThe battle to legalize marijuana may have swung in favor of marijuana advocates, but the folks behind the moves say plenty more remains to be done.

Racine woman sentenced in 2015 Christmas Eve overdose case  Journal TimesRACINE — The consequences of opioid addiction were highlighted Tuesday when a Racine woman was sentenced to prison after supplying a Mount Pleasant ...

Man with lengthy criminal record sentenced to 40 years in prison for having meth  Brownwood BulletinSteve Albert Darnell of Brownwood is no stranger to the Brown County Jail or to the 35th District Court. District Judge Steve Ellis approved a plea bargain on Nov ...

Texas high schooler who cut classmate's throat at lunchtime gets 12 years in prison  Dallas NewsA former Brewer High School student was sentenced to a 12-year prison term Monday for a May 2017 attack on a fellow student that left him...

I-TEAM UPDATE: Parents respond to investigation into school bus drivers hired with records  WRDW-TVRichmond County schools are hiring school bus drivers with a criminal or bad driving record.

Second Chance Job Fair hosts job seekers with criminal record looking for opportunity  FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXXSome local employers joined the nonprofit community to promote equal opportunity and second chances Wednesday. The Second Chance Job Fair was hosted ...

Dozens turn out seeking to expunge old convictions  vtdigger.orgWindsor County State's Attorney David Cahill, right, helps Joseph Day of White River Junction fill out paperwork at an expungement clinic in June so Day can ...

A Comprehensive History of Tekashi 6ix9ine's Arrests  Cosmopolitan.comTekashi 6ix9ine is having some legal difficulties right now—but his recent indictments are just the latest chapter in a relatively long criminal history. Here's an ...

Saskatoon reviewing criminal record checks for taxi and ridesharing drivers | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.caSaskatoon is reviewing ideas behind criminal record checks and other rules for taxi and ridesharing drivers at city council on Monday. Brittney Matejka reports.

School District Knew About Basketball Coach’s Criminal Record Before Arrest For Underage Sex  CBS SacramentoSACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The local basketball coach accused of having sexual contact with a former student faced a judge Monday. 32-year-old Stephen ...

DOD: Incompetence Led Air Force Not to Share Shooter’s Criminal Records With FBI  Washington Free BeaconThe Air Force repeatedly failed to submit the Sutherland Springs shooter's criminal record to the FBI, allowing the shooter to purchase guns.

Russian businessman to stay in jail pending laundering trial  Star TribuneA Russian businessman who lived a lavish life in North Carolina will remain in jail while he's prosecuted on charges including money laundering and ...

Slow reporting system allowed Alpine teacher to continue working with domestic violence charge  ABC 4LEHI (ABC4 Utah) - Chelsea Cook is accused of shooting her ex-husbands girlfriend to death in front of her own two children on Sunday.

Man charged in I-20 bridge shooting in Lexington gets 20 years in prison  The StateA Lexington County man charged with shooting at cars and trucks from a bridge over Interstate 20 was sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday. One driver was ...

Trusted clerk embezzled $289,000 from Costco while calling subordinates incompetent  The News TribuneAround the time she filed for bankruptcy in 2011, Puyallup resident Robin Cline started stealing from her employer. Since she worked in accounts receivable at a ...

Michael Flynn's sentencing collapses amid a judge's 'disgust' over former national security adviser's conduct  USA TODAYMichael Flynn's sentencing collapses as a judge expresses "disgust" for Trump's ex-national security adviser.

Family of former Kansas City Chiefs star Kareem Hunt has history of criminal behavior  USA TODAYUntil recently, Kareem Hunt has avoided serious trouble while with the Kansas City Chiefs, but his family has had many brushes with the law.

Suspect with criminal record arrested in shooting death of pregnant 14-year-old | FOX13  FOX13 MemphisAtlanta police have arrested a 20-year-old suspect in the shooting death of a 14-year-old who was eight months pregnant.

The bill that wouldn't die: The unlikely story behind the criminal justice overhaul  CNNWashington (CNN) On the afternoon of September 5, President Donald Trump sat in the Oval Office debating whether to throw his support behind the most ...

Cheap and Instant Background Checks of Gig Economy Workers Lead to Due Diligence Concerns in 2019  ESR NEWSReports about “gig economy” employers using cheap and instant background checks will lead those employers to examine the value of these background ...

Radford stabbing case brings 10 years to serve  Roanoke TimesRADFORD — Elijah Zaivon Nichols had no prior criminal record and a reputation as a fun-loving student and noted basketball player at William Fleming High ...

Secure the border, stop crime: The criminal justice reform we really need  Conservative ReviewDaniel Horowitz · December 18, 2018. Font Size A A A. File photo dated 10/03/16 of police tape at a crime scene, as official figures reveal that sex crimes ...

Judge signs orders erasing criminal records for ‘San Antonio Four’  mySAA judge here this morning signed expunction papers, erasing the criminal histories of four women who were wrongly convicted in 1994 of sexually assaulting ...

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson has history of hires with criminal records  WKYC.comLance Mason is not the first of Mayor Jackson's hires to have a criminal record.

EDITORIAL: Ban the box on criminal background questions in college applications  Chicago Sun-TimesIn the eyes of the FBI, more than 73 million Americans have a criminal record. They have been arrested on a felony charge at least once, even if never convicted.

Cant Get Job Because Of Criminal Record? Hoboken Clinic May Help  Hoboken, NJ PatchHoboken Free Event: Expunging Criminal Records - Hoboken, NJ - Hoboken city officials will hold a free clinic on the expungement process, which can help ...

Clean Slate Campaign Launched to Automate Clearing of Criminal Records for Reformed Ex-Offenders  ESR NEWSOn November 15, 2018, the Center for American Progress (CAP) – an independent nonpartisan policy institute dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans ...

Trump Administration Ditches Fingerprint Policy That Keeps Migrant Kids Locked Up  Mother JonesIn a break with its previous policy, the Trump administration announced Tuesday it would again change the way it screens potential sponsors for undocumented ...

She swiped her co-worker's Coke can. Police say it cracked a 28-year-old murder case.  The GazetteThe police were again circling the Franz Bakery Outlet in the spring of 2017, hungry for information, and now she knew why. The shop, a branch of a commercial ...

Denver will help expunge marijuana convictions for 10,000-plus people  The Denver PostColorado may be the mecca of legal marijuana, but the state's old drug laws still loom large. Now Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has ordered a "citywide effort" ...

Marijuana on your criminal record? Denver will help clear it, mayor says.  The Denver PostColorado may be the mecca of legal marijuana, but the state's old drug laws still loom large. More than 10,000 people in Denver alone were convicted of ...

Evanston man pleads guilty in fatal 2013 shooting fueled by social media  Chicago TribuneAn Evanston man pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge recently in a fatal shooting fueled by social media posts.

North Carolina rolls out upgraded computerized criminal record system - The Tryon Daily Bulletin  Tryon Daily BulletinLaw enforcement officers have a new tool to help them protect the people of North Carolina — technology that allows them to search anywhere, on any device, ...

Sponsoring Your Spouse When You Have a Criminal Record  JD SupraWhether a U.S. citizen with a criminal record can sponsor a spouse for a green card or not depends on the type of crime involved and the USCIS agent reviewing ...

Cushing Pair Jailed on Burglary Charges  KUSH Radio(Stillwater, Okla.) – A Cushing man with a criminal record in three counties was charged Monday with a Cushing woman, who is a repeat drug offender, with ...

See 'Unanchored' Star Vanessa Cavanaugh's Criminal Record!  inTouch WeeklyVanessa Cavanaugh, star of the upcoming series 'Unanchored,' has had some trouble with the law! She was arrested earlier this year. See shocking details!

Prosecutor: Bavarian Stabbing Suspect Has Long Arrest Record  U.S. News & World ReportBavarian authorities say the 38-year-old German man arrested in connection with stabbing three women in Nuremberg last week has a long criminal record, ...

Boise mass stabbing suspect's past crimes in Tennessee  Idaho StatesmanBoise, Idaho, residents who interacted with Timmy Earl Kinner Jr. in the weeks before his alleged mass stabbing that killed a 3-year-old child left them unaware ...

Kirkcaldy knife man with ‘awful’ criminal record is jailed  Fife TodayA Kirkcaldy man has been jailed after he was found on a street with a knife.

This Brooklyn Art Gallery Helps Young Adults Clean Up Their Criminal Records  ObserverRecess Art, a Downtown Brooklyn art space, has a court-mandated program designed to help youth who have been arrested avoid permanent criminal records.

Joe Arpaio Files Defamation Lawsuit Against CNN, Rolling Stone and Huffington Post Over Criminal Record Reports  TheWrapLawsuit says that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's "distinguished 55-year law enforcement and political career has been severely harmed"

ICE detains green card applicant with no criminal record  11Alive.com WXIAA citizen of the Czech Republic who is married to an American is behind bars in Irwin County for overstaying a visa.

'Bachelor' Contestant Elyse Dehlbom's Criminal Record: See Her Mugshot  inTouch WeeklyOne of Colton Underwood's 'Bachelor' contestants has a serious criminal record! See what Elyse Dehlbom was arrested for and check out her mushot, here.

Human bones found by Kansas hunter identified as missing man, Wichita police say  The Wichita EagleWichita police say that the human bones found by a Kansas hunter in Sedgwick County in November were identified as the skeletal remains of Donald Cook, ...

Shutting former criminals out of opportunity is economically foolish  USA TODAYNearly half of all children have a parent with a criminal record, and US is losing $87 billion a year in GDP by not employing them.

Caught on video, Winston-Salem woman convicted of allowing three toddlers to smoke marijuana  Greensboro News & RecordWINSTON-SALEM — A woman was convicted Monday of allowing three toddlers to smoke marijuana, a moment captured on video that immediately went viral.

Nonprofit vows to start background checks after employee charged with enticement of minor  Des Moines RegisterA local community outreach nonprofit says it'll start performing criminal background checks on all employees after one was accused of trying to have sex with a ...

Suspect With Criminal Record Arrested In Hit-And-Run That Killed Great-Grandmother  CBS Los AngelesA man who was on probation and driving with a suspended license is accused of a hit-and-run that left a woman dead days before Thanksgiving.

Driver accused in high-speed chase and crash that injured 4 says he's not guilty  Times RecordDale H. Tucker, 29, faces 4 felony and 2 misdemeanor counts. Police say he fled a traffic stop Sunday, then hit other vehicles in Raymond, injuring himself and 3 ...

East Hartford man charged in 2008 killing that followed ‘Hot Jam’ concert at XL Center - Hartford Courant  Hartford CourantA 28-year-old convicted felon was charged late Friday with a 2008 Hartford killing that happened just days before he was shot 10 times amid a rash of gang ...

Education Minister wants additional criminal record checks on Nova Scotia teachers  Toronto StarWith five Nova Scotia teachers facing criminal charges in 2018 alone, the education minister says he wants to “tighten” the system that monitors school ...

Nova Scotia says province's teachers to undergo mandatory criminal record check every 5 years | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.caWed, Dec 12: Nova Scotia's Minister of Education says he plans to force the province's teachers to undergo mandatory criminal record check every five years ...

Ingraham, 'Angel Mom' Mendoza: Pelosi, Dems Politicized Tragic Death of Migrant Girl  Fox News InsiderLaura Ingraham and Mary Ann Mendoza called out Democrats, including House leader Nancy Pelosi, for politicizing the tragic death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan ...

ICE arrested 170 immigrants seeking to sponsor migrant children  NBCNews.comFederal authorities have arrested 170 immigrants who came forward seeking to sponsor migrant children in government custody, Immigration and Customs ...

N.C. woman convicted of allowing toddlers to smoke marijuana after viral video tipped police  Greensboro News & RecordWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem woman was convicted Monday of allowing three toddlers to smoke marijuana, a moment captured on video that ...

Suspect in Deadly Shootout at Silver Lake Trader Joe’s Pleads Not Guilty: DA  KTLA Los AngelesThe man accused of taking hostages during a deadly standoff with officers at the Silver Lake Trader Joe's in July pleaded not guilty on Monday, authorities said.

Pownal man pleads not guilty to reckless operation charge  Bennington BannerBENNINGTON — A Pownal man who police say deliberately rammed his truck into an off-road utility vehicle carrying two 18-year-olds pleaded not guilty in his ...

Man accused of multiple felony charges gets plea deal  Farmington Daily TimesA man accused of five felony charges for forging a signature on real estate paperwork and disposing of property has agreed to a plea agreement.

Trenton man sentenced to years in prison for marijuana possession  WCTI12.comA Trenton man pleaded guilty to felony possession of marijuana. On June 24, 2016, local officers assisted the North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement agency ...

NC voter fraud case: McCrae Dowless criminal record  McClatchy DC BureauLeslie McCrae Dowless, who worked for the Mark Harris campaign, was convicted of felony fraud in 1992 and served more than five months in prison. Dowless ...

Ancestry Site Used to Find Suspect, Jerry Lee Sr., in 1997 Killing of Lorrie Ann Smith in Georgia: Authorities  Inside EditionJerry Lee Sr., 61, appeared in court Tuesday to ask for bond after being taken into custody in October in the death of Lorrie Ann Smith, who was 28 when she ...

911 Calls Give Glimpse Into Chaos During Shootings  Bay News 9The Citrus County Sheriff's Office is releasing more information about the shootings that unfolded last week in Citrus and Sumter counties.

Criminal record of renowned novelist Yang Kui to be expunged | Politics | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS  Focus Taiwan News ChannelTaipei, Dec. 8 (CNA) The record of Taiwanese novelist Yang Kui (楊逵), who was imprisoned by the Kuomintang (KMT) government from 1949 to 1961, will be ...

The Alabama man killed at a mall had a legal gun permit and was trying to help people, his family says  CNNEmantic Bradford Jr. worked full time and helped his mother financially, a lawyer for the family says.

Private citizens sometimes seek charges against their accusers in secret courts  The Boston GlobeMassachusetts is one of a small number of states that allow private citizens to go before clerk magistrates to lodge serious criminal complaints that are vetted, ...

Vietnamese refugees and immigrants across U.S. and Texas face deportation under proposed Trump administration policy  Houston Chronicle Hung Le's face lit up when his 7-year-old daughter came home from school Friday. She took off her shoes with a wide grin on her face and skipped over to her ...

Deportation could be next after California court blocks pardon for crimes committed at 14  San Francisco ChronicleUnless the courts intervene, 37-year-old Borey Ai will probably be taken from his San Francisco home soon and deported to Cambodia, a country he has never ...

B.C. caregiver of elderly couple gets jail, probation for taking $260,000  The ProvinceA woman who was a caregiver to an elderly couple has received jail time for siphoning $260000 from their accounts.

Malaysia pursues Goldman across borders in 1MDB criminal probe  Financial TimesMalaysia is to pursue criminal charges against Goldman Sachs units based in the UK, Singapore and Hong Kong in connection with $6.5bn worth of bonds the ...

The life and death of an Anchorage undercover informant  Anchorage Daily NewsOn a Sunday afternoon in October, David Cargill, a 35-year-old father and confidential informant for the Anchorage Police Department, rose from the couch in his ...

Accusations of sexual misconduct cast shadow over former Oregon Crusaders teacher  OregonLive.comAbout this project: Philadelphia Inquirer writer Tricia L. Nadolny has spent much of the past year reporting on abuses in drum and bugle corps, starting with an ...

Woman punched in face at Royal Blood Manchester gig  BBC NewsA woman punched in the face in the mosh pit at a gig in Manchester spotted her attacker later that night while they were both being treated in hospital.

Police: Two men charged with knifepoint robbery  Glens Falls Post-StarQUEENSBURY — Two men were arrested Wednesday night for a scheme that resulted in a gas station customer being robbed at knifepoint, police said.

Criminal Court hands man death penalty in decapitation case  Jordan TimesAMMAN — The Criminal Court on Tuesday sentenced a 29-year-old man to death after convicting him of murdering and decapitating his mother in Amman in ...

Sumter man sentenced to 57 months for firearm charge  Sumter ItemA Sumter man was sentenced to 57 months in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition after he was arrested in 2017 for ...