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

More Kentuckians eligible for criminal record expungement  14 News WFIE Evansville

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

First fair to help get a second chance a success  Monroe Evening News

JPMorgan Chase is hiring people with criminal backgrounds  Chicago Tribune

Joel Weiner: Legalizing marijuana should include retroactively clearing convictions  The Michigan Daily

Michigan House considers expungement of marijuana, traffic convictions  Bridge Michigan

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

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

Veteran DA's investigator retires with long, successful record of clearing cases; but one case still nags him  The San Diego Union-Tribune

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

Florida Man Jailed For Missing Jury Duty Gets Record Cleared  BET

Case dismissed: Retired UCD fire captain’s pot charges expunged  Davis Enterprise

Nonprofit helps Kansans on track to clear criminal records  KAKE

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

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

JPMorgan Chase Joins Second-Chance Efforts To Reduce Hiring Barriers  Insurance News Net

Top Prosecutors to Help Nonviolent Offenders Restrict Records | Daily Report

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

Prosecutor aims to help people clear records of drug crimes  Orlando Sentinel

Marijuana ballot measure changed: More convictions may be cleared, more licenses allowed  AZCentral

Michigan Republicans say ‘the budget’s over’ after talks with Whitmer

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

Delhi is turning another Chicago in terms of crime says new govt data  Business Insider India

National Expungement Week Provides Resources, Help, and Hope for Victims of the Drug War  Civilized

Debate to legalize recreational marijuana continues. What does that mean for police?  WJAC Johnstown

JPMorgan is trying to shift the way companies think about criminals in the...  NOBLE

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

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

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

Santa Barbara County Veterans Stand Down Provides Link to Community Connections  Noozhawk

Can’t get a job, housing because of a criminal record in California? This bill might help  The Mercury News

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

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

800,000 Eligible to Clear Their Record in Illinois Legal Pot  U.S. News & World Report

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

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

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

How ICE Picks Its Targets in the Surveillance Age  The New York Times

'The Batman' and the Potential of Catwoman  Hollywood Reporter

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

Shehata: Marijuana legalization must include expansive expungement policy  Daily Free Press

ICE told him to come on Thursday. He brought 20 others along.  The Providence Journal

North Carolina moves to help offenders clear their records  WLOS

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Can a Criminal Record Ever Be Fully Expunged?  Pacific Standard

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

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

Undoing the Damage of the Drug War  Rolling Stone

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

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

Who can get pot records expunged in Illinois, and how?  The Southern

South Bend Election: Who Will Be Next Mayor Pete?  CityLab

University's $1.6 million sexual misconduct lawsuit explained  The Michigan Daily

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Letter: Thanks to all who helped with marker placement  Brown County Democrat

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

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

State lawmakers push bipartisan expungement reform plan  The Detroit News

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

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

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

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

How Drug War Prosecutors Cynically Exploit Rape Survivor Advocacy  Filter

Clearing of criminal record 'a blessing' for future lawyer  The Pantagraph

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

Trump administration cuts legal funding for victims of human trafficking  The Washington Post

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

Washington state law to clear criminal records takes effect  KOMO News

400,000 Old Warrants & 1.7 Million Citations to Be Wiped Clean Through LA's New Multi-Agency Initiative |

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

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

Clean Slate Campaign Launched to Automate Clearing of Criminal Records for Reformed Ex-Offenders  ESR NEWS

Lawmakers ready to erase some criminal records for marijuana possession  WLWT Cincinnati

NY prepares for expunging some marijuana arrests  Newsday

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

New Regulation of Crowdfunding in Russia  Crowdfund Insider

How The Formerly Incarcerated Can Improve Their Employability  Forbes

San Francisco To Expunge Thousands Of Marijuana Convictions  NPR

Decriminalize Homelessness, Make Record Clearing More Accessible  Youth Today

Oregon lawmakers allow clearing of old marijuana convictions  KTVZ

California bill would clear conviction and arrest records KXTV

Expunge all marijuana crimes automatically  The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

New York marijuana: What to know about decriminalization, criminal records, pot possession  The Journal News /