Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

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

In Dallas County, a Program Offers the Chance to Clear Your Record  Dallas Observer

Expunction Expo hopes to help some in Dallas County clear their record

Research And Analysis 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

Arizonans with minor pot charges can now apply for expungement  ABC15 Arizona

DiZoglio Seeks to Clear Name of North Andover Woman Convicted of Witchcraft in 1693  WHAV News

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

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

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

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

N.Y. lawmakers propose 'clean slate' measure to clear convictions  New York Daily News

New marijuana law puts light on criminal justice reform in Virginia  8News

Bill to automatically erase certain criminal records gets boost from Connecticut clergy  Hartford Courant

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

Narrowed ‘clean slate’ bill wins final passage  The CT Mirror

Nessel, 21 other AGs calling on Congress to fund sealing and expungement of criminal records  WILX-TV

Looking to clear a criminal record in Mississippi? Free legal workshop available to residents  Clarion Ledger

Clearing a Path from Prison to the Bar Exam  The 74

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

Clearing criminal records through Cannabis Expungement Act | Top Stories |  WAND

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

As more states legalize marijuana, people with drug convictions want their records cleared  PBS NewsHour

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

Expansive NY Bill To Expunge Criminal Records Gains Steam  Law360

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds Passage of Connecticut's Clean Slate Legislation, Urges Gov. Lamont To Sign It Into Law  Center For American Progress

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

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

New ‘Clean Slate’ laws to automate criminal record expungement process, expand eligibility criteria in Michigan  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

California lawmakers eye aiding those with criminal records  FOX40

Gov. Ned Lamont signs ‘clean slate’ bill erasing criminal records of more than 300,000 Connecticut residents into law but expresses concern that more categories of serious crime were not excluded  Hartford Courant

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

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds Gov. Lamont for Signing Clean Slate Into Law  Center For American Progress

Press Release: AG Racine Leads Bipartisan Coalition of 22 AGs Calling On Congress To Fund Modernization of State Systems for Sealing and Expungement of Criminal Records  The DC Line

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

Lawmakers approve expungement of first-time DUIs, automatic record clearing for juveniles  Detroit Free Press

Connecticut Senate passes clean slate bill to erase past criminal convictions. Republicans say crimes like stalking, criminally negligent homicide, shouldn’t be included.  Hartford Courant

'Legal Tune Up' tool helps Wisconsinites clear eligible criminal records

What pending changes to expungement laws mean for setting aside criminal records in Michigan

Expungement fair offers ‘second chance’ to more than 700 people in Genesee County

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds the Senate and House Reintroductions of the Bipartisan Clean Slate Act  Center For American Progress

Detroit residents can apply now for help with expungement under new laws  Detroit Free Press

Clean Slate Seeks to Empower Communities by Expunging Records: "Not Just to Survive But To Live"  Ms. Magazine

Mayor urges eligible Detroiters to apply now for expungement assistance, before new law takes effect April 11  City of Detroit

Opinion | The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

Vt. bill expanding expungements for old crimes moves forward  WCAX

Expunction offers a second chance in Collin County  Spectrum News

STATEMENT: Michigan Becomes Latest State To Pass Clean Slate Legislation, First To Include Felonies  Center For American Progress

Michigan's new expungement laws offer second chance  Associated Press

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

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

State Officials: Nearly 500000 Marijuana Arrest Records Have Been Expunged  WTTW News

A Look at Illinois' Marijuana Expungement Efforts | Chicago News | WTTW  WTTW News

How a Sacramento pop-up expungement clinic is helping to give felons a second chance  Sacramento Bee

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

Clearing marijuana convictions: Phoenix event offers free legal help to expunge record  FOX 10 News Phoenix

Arizona advocates helping clear marijuana charges off criminal records KPNX

Polis Issues New 'Narrow' Pardons For 2732 Marijuana-Related Convictions  Colorado Public Radio

TJ Donovan: Expungement bill is a jobs bill — and the right thing to do

Pot legalization was to bring expungements to many with records in Illinois. Numbers so far are low, but more are expected to be on the way.  Chicago Tribune

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

T.J. Donovan: The expungement bill is a jobs bill — and the right thing to do  Bennington Banner

Michigan Officials Wipe Away Past Marijuana-Related Convictions

RELEASE: Report Highlights Recent Bipartisan Momentum for Clean Slate and Fair Chance Licensing Reforms in the States  Center For American Progress

Santa Maria business owners frustrated as burglaries increase  Lompoc Record

Got an arrest in Collin County? A new program could help you clear it from your record  The Dallas Morning News

How Clean are 'Clean Slates'?  Court News Ohio

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

RELEASE: On Its One Year Anniversary, Pennsylvania's Clean Slate Law Has Cleared Nearly 35 Million Records  Center For American Progress

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

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

People deserve clean slates: Criminal records impede post-COVID economic recovery in Black and Brown communities  New York Daily News

NY Cannabis Law Is National Blueprint For Pot Expungement  Law360

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

Florida needs to help kids clear their criminal records  Orlando Sentinel

Michigan criminal record expungement bills a step closer to Senate vote  Detroit Free Press

Legislature approves bill package to help more people clear criminal records  Michigan Radio

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

NC's Second Chance Act: Free legal help, new toolkit can help people clear their past criminal convictions  WTVD-TV

'Allan was not a criminal': Thirty-five years since Homosexual Law Reform, men still fight to clear their names

Felony record expungement gives chance at fresh start; law to expand April 11  FOX 2 Detroit

CA courts failing promise to clear old marijuana convictions  Sacramento Bee

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

New online tool helps individuals clean up criminal and eviction records  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

State pressured to wipe away pot arrests | Local News |  The Salem News

For Many With Criminal Convictions In Their Past, The 'Clean Slate' Bill Would Open Doors  Connecticut Public Radio

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

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

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

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

Expunging cannabis-related convictions is a step toward racial equity, economic opportunity—and a bureaucratic nightmare  Long Beach Business Journal - Long Beach News

Advocates tout poll showing broad support for Clean Slate bill  New York Daily News

Albany Dems reach deal on Less is More and Clean Slate reforms  New York Daily News

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

Opinion: Michigan expungement law will give many residents a new future  Eastern Echo

Collateral Consequences and the Enduring Nature of Punishment

Expungement event outlines how felons can get a second chance  The Mountaineer

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