Working For You Expungement help desk giving people second chances at life Cornelius Hocker 11:40  WRTV Indianapolis

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

Clearing the Record: Peoria residents with marijuana convictions and arrests wait for records to be expunged  HOI ABC

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

Despite His Criminal Record, Cody Wilson Is Back in the 3D-Printed Gun Business  The Trace

Expungements, Deer Baiting, Pelvic Exams and More  Mackinac Center for Public Policy

Prosecutors May Hold Key To New Start For Trafficking Victims  Law360

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

Texas man served 2 years in prison under invalid law. Now, hes seeking restitution.  Nueces County Record Star

Clinic helps survivors of domestic violence navigate expungement process in Indiana  ND Newswire

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

Murder charge against DC man dropped after surveillance video comes under scrutiny  WTOP

Innovation Team Helps Remove License Reinstatement Barriers  Public CIO

A Notorious Ex-Cocaine Trafficker Is Helping Black People Sell Legal Weed  Broadly

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

ID theft victim jailed for another man’s crime  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

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

The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

One toke over the line? Clearing the air on Ohio's marijuana laws  Soapbox Cincinnati

DNA results give man hope of clearing name in 23-year-old rape  Record-Courier

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

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

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

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

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

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

Get help expunging your criminal record at this Lansing clinic  Lansing State Journal

Legal professor honorably receives attorney of the year  American River Current

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

More Kentuckians eligible for criminal record expungement  14 News WFIE Evansville

Lawmakers consider clearing some criminal records  WBAY

How Giuliani and Barr set out to defend Trump  POLITICO

Have an old criminal record? Today, Pennsylvania starts sealing 30 million of them automatically.  The Philadelphia Inquirer

Illinois marijuana legalization allows criminal record clearing  KMOX

Violence in Mexico peaks as cartels fight over drugs and avocados  Los Angeles Times

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

Pennsylvania House to consider bill easing former offenders’ ability to obtain occupational licenses  The Center Square

Pathways 2 Pardons Event Tuesday Offers Free Help With Clearing Criminal Records  90.5 WESA

Illinois is expunging marijuana convictions from nearly 800,000 criminal records  CNN International

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

235,000 Michiganders could have marijuana record cleared under new bill  Detroit Free Press

North Carolina moves to help offenders clear their records  WLOS

Report Calls for Elimination of Criminal Justice Fees – An “Unreliable and Painfully Regressive” Revenue Stream for Local Governments |

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

Editorial: Automatic criminal record clearance is an idea whose time has come  San Francisco Chronicle

Criminal expungements a possibility for more West Virginians - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Lining up for a second chance: Legal clinic provides path to clearing old criminal records

Texas judges may have overstepped by clearing violent criminal records

Op-Ed: How California can use technology to wipe the slate clean for millions with criminal records  Los Angeles Times

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

Undoing the Damage of the Drug War  Rolling Stone

‘A Proud Day’: Ex-Felons Clear Final Hurdle to Vote  The New York Times

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

Rap Sheets Haunt Former Inmates. California May Change That.  The New York Times

Legal group offering clinics on clearing marijuana convictions from criminal records  The Oakland Press

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

Mass. still has no clue how many people’s marijuana records should be cleared  The Boston Globe

New Court Ruling Could Make Expungement Unaffordable For Some Kentuckians  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

How Do You Clear Your Criminal Record? Ask Seth Rogen.  InsideHook

Inside the Cell Where a Sick 16-Year-Old Boy Died in Border Patrol Care  Mother Jones

Michigan House considers expungement of marijuana, traffic convictions  Bridge Michigan

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

Seth Rogen Details How to Clear Your Criminal Record in New PSA  Rolling Stone

Can a Criminal Record Ever Be Fully Expunged?  Pacific Standard

Ibraheem Yazeed, charged in Aniah Blanchard's disappearance, to be held without bond  Montgomery Advertiser

Proposed Law Would Broaden Eligibility For Criminal Expungement  Wisconsin Public Radio News

More Than 200000 Pot Convictions Poised for Clearing  THE CITY

Protester who spat at police officer gets 10 months in jail  South China Morning Post

National Expungement Week Highlights States' Lack Of Legal Repair Efforts  Forbes

Chicago's Top Prosecutor: Clearing Marijuana Records Will Be 'Life-Changing'  The Appeal

The ‘Clean Slate’ bill would let people move on from their mistakes.  Hartford Courant

Gov. Whitmer promised to expunge marijuana-related criminal records in Michigan. Those convicted are still waiting.  Detroit Metro Times

San Francisco will remove more than 9,300 marijuana-related crimes from people’s records  Los Angeles Times

Criminal record expungement program starting in Cobb

Marijuana enthusiast Seth Rogen releases PSA promoting National Expungement Week  The Boston Globe

Some states are expunging marijuana-related convictions. Why isn't Michigan?  Michigan Radio

Laquan McDonald shooting: Chicago detective has record expunged  Chicago Sun-Times

Got priors? Madison County is helping 100 people clear criminal records.  Alton Telegraph

Democratic State Lawmakers Push to Automatically Expunge 1 Million Criminal Convictions  KTLA Los Angeles

Cook County is partnering with a tech nonprofit to expunge cannabis records. Here’s what to know about Code f  Chicago Tribune

Rally Today Pushes To Expunge Records For Pot Offenses  WWJ Newsradio 950

Utah lawmakers pass the 'clean slate' bill to automatically clear the criminal records of people who earn an expungement  Salt Lake Tribune

Thousands of Californians Could Get Their Marijuana Convictions Cleared. But It’s Complicated.  The New York Times

JPMorgan Chase is hiring people with criminal backgrounds  Chicago Tribune

Bill to allow petitions to judges to expunge criminal records clears Senate  New Mexico Political Report

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

Prosecutors move to clear 54,000 marijuana convictions in California  Los Angeles Times

Study: Few Michigan residents try to get convictions erased

NJ delays measure to let people clear criminal records; Murphy wants automatic process

50 Years Ago Today, Police Murdered Fred Hampton. His Activism Lives On.  Truthout

State lawmakers push bipartisan expungement reform plan  The Detroit News

People with criminal records deserve a second chance — and business can help provide it | TheHill  The Hill

Clearing U.S. Customs with old arrest record can be tricky  Los Angeles Times

Fulton County Fathers Offered Criminal Record Expungement | Sandy Springs  Sandy Springs, GA Patch

It should be easier to expunge minor crimes and give people a second chance, attorney says

How The Formerly Incarcerated Can Improve Their Employability  Forbes

Convicted Of A Weed Crime? Expungement Clinic Aims To Help People Clear Their Records In West Loop This Weekend  Block Club Chicago

Clean Slate: How Ditching A Criminal Record Is No Easy Task  Law360

Clearing an Old Marijuana Conviction Record Just Got a Lot Easier  LA Magazine

Cook County, Code for America aim to speed up marijuana expungement as legalization nears  Chicago Reporter