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

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

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

A Clean Slate in the Age of Coronavirus – InsideSources  InsideSources

Expunging and Sealing Criminal Records  Center For American Progress

Missouri Man Receives $8 Million After Wrongful Conviction  BET

Criminal Records Create Cycles of Multigenerational Poverty  Center For American Progress

Murder, logging and land theft: inside a crime factory in the Amazon

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

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

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

Expungement - Stories Behind the Scenes  Greencamp

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

Flynn hoping DOJ review, or pardon from Trump, will free him from legal purgatory  ABC News

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

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

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

California Bill Would Seal 2 Million Criminal Records  NBC Bay Area

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

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

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

Marijuana Record Expungement Movement Growing Rapidly, Report Shows  Marijuana Moment

More Kentuckians eligible for criminal record expungement  14 News WFIE Evansville

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The benefits of clearing your record and how to do it

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

Texas judges may have overstepped by clearing violent criminal records

Lawmakers consider clearing some criminal records  WBAY

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

Travis County to host 'expunction expo' in February

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

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

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

States help trafficking survivors overcome criminal records  ABA Journal

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

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

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

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

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

States prepare to purge tens of thousands of pot convictions  Los Angeles Times

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

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

Michigan House considers expungement of marijuana, traffic convictions  Bridge Michigan

Martin Luther King Jr.’s arrest record in Fulton County to be expunged  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Reopening Missouri Means Executing a Possibly Innocent Man  The Intercept

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

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

About 160,000 People in New York to See Their Marijuana Convictions Disappear  The New York Times

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

How to Expunge Your Record for Cannabis Crimes: Illinois  VICE

800,000 eligible to clear their record in Illinois pot legalization  FOX 59 Indianapolis

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

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

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

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

North Carolina moves to help offenders clear their records  WLOS

N.J. enacts law to restore voting rights, expunge criminal records  UPI News

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

Study: Few Michigan residents try to get convictions erased  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

Can Denver's Next Try at Clearing Old Pot Crimes Bear More Fruit?  Westword

Want your record cleared? Come to the Atlanta/Fulton County Record Restriction Symposium

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

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

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

Dallas County to Hold Event to Clear Some People's Criminal Records  Dallas Observer

As Inmate Firefighters Struggle to Find Jobs, SoCal Lawmaker Hopes Erasing Criminal Records After Release Will Help  KTLA

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

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

Ehud Olmert asks Israel's president to expunge his criminal record  JTA News

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

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

Getting marijuana convictions expunged in Illinois: What you need to know about the process  Chicago Tribune

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

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

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

Kalamazoo County Bar Association looks to give people a chance at clearing their record  WWMT-TV

Signature of 'Tiger King' star Carole Baskin's missing husband possibly forged on will  New York Post

After National Outcry, Florida Judge Clears Record of Man Who Served 10 Days in Jail for Missing Jury Duty  TIME

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

Commentary: More deserve a fair path to a clean slate |  The Daily Herald

Expungement help desk giving people second chances at life  WRTV Indianapolis

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

Adani receives criminal conviction for misleading Queensland government over land clearing  The Guardian

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

State lawmaker hopes to clear records of Mainers convicted of marijuana possession  WGME