Remembering late Queens DA Richard Brown on the anniversary of his death  Queens Daily Eagle

Erasing criminal history  Albuquerque Journal

Expunging and Sealing Criminal Records  Center For American Progress

California Bill Would Seal 2 Million Criminal Records  NBC Bay Area

A helping hand, not a handout: Ohio offers resources for offenders returning to their communities  freshwatercleveland

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

Court: Minnesota man can't have gun permit, despite domestic violence expungement  St. Cloud Times

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

News of Record - Sunday, May 24, 2020  Pike County News Watchman

Santa Fe real estate agent accused of rape, kidnapping  Santa Fe New Mexican

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

Hamilton County assistant prosecutor once charged with domestic violence wants record sealed  The Cincinnati Enquirer

Montgomery Bar Association offers legal answers during pandemic  The Times Herald

The Troubling History of Georgia's Bureau of Investigation  The Intercept

Democrats seek to scrub criminal records to prevent prolonged punishment  The Colorado Independent

A criminal justice reform would give thousands a clean slate — if only they would apply  Queens Daily Eagle

New CA bill could remove nearly 50 years of low-level criminal records  KSBY San Luis Obispo News

Lawmakers next year to consider closing criminal records for some offenses  Georgia Recorder

Minnesota man can't have gun permit, despite expungement  KAAL

Madison County Residents With A Criminal Record Have A Chance To Wipe The Slate Clean  St. Louis Public Radio

Criminal Records Create Cycles of Multigenerational Poverty  Center For American Progress

Court: Wisconsin must expunge criminal records from database  WDJT

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

Criminal Convictions Behind Them, Few Have Had Their Records Sealed  The New York Times

Smart, dedicated, shadowed by questions: Vignarajah emerges as complicated choice in Baltimore mayoral race  Baltimore Sun

Minnesota Supreme Court: Man can’t have gun permit, despite expungement Press

Maine lawmakers discuss bill that could expunge less serious crimes  WGME

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

Bill to expunge records a good start | Editorials |  The Star Beacon

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

Past marijuana convictions can be erased, but it could take years  Chicago Daily Herald

Juvy record debate: Betts’ classmate supports law change, local judge opposes it  Dayton Daily News

Roundtable: Alarming Rate Of Law Enforcement Officers With Criminal Records  KPBS

Newport Expungement Open House aims to give people back their past

Lawmakers hope to widen list of crimes that can be expunged

People with five felonies could have records sealed under new Ohio expungement law  News 5 Cleveland

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

Due Process: Sealing criminal records in Nevada (opinion)  ThisisReno

New program helps people convicted of low-level crimes clear their records Press

Pennsylvania is sealing 30 million criminal records as part of Clean Slate law  CNN

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

How the FDIC Can Help People with Criminal Records

States help trafficking survivors overcome criminal records  ABA Journal

R.I. AG’s office holds a record-expungement clinic in Providence. More than 100 people show up.  The Providence Journal

Rauner signs bills to expand criminal record sealing and juvenile record expungement  Illinois Policy

Sen. Gary Winfield proposes plan to wipe out misdemeanors and some felony convictions  Hartford Courant

Pennsylvania Becomes First State To Automatically Seal Certain Criminal Records  CBS Pittsburgh

Denver efforts to clear marijuana-related convictions from criminal records starts slowly  The Denver Post

Bill to expand criminal record expungement introduced | Local News  The Star Beacon

County Board to consider resolution on criminal record expungement bill  Journal Times

Community Legal Aid expands presence in Wayne County  Wooster Daily Record

Why Expunging Marijuana Convictions In Wisconsin Is A Difficult Process  WisContext

Illinois lawmakers pass record sealing expansion  Illinois Policy

New bill would allow some convicts to have records expunged

Few take advantage of expungement law  The Daily News of Newburyport

Chester County starts wiping slate clean on arrest records  Daily Local News

Law making it easier to expunge criminal records in Missouri takes effect Jan. 1  Columbia Daily Tribune

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx announces Code for America partnership to expunge marijuana convictions  WLS-TV

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

Editorial: Don’t add another layer of secrecy to bad expungement law  Albuquerque Journal

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

Organization aims to expunge records of over 100 people in nonviolent marijuana crimes  WBAL TV Baltimore

House panel approves bill allowing more criminal records to be expunged in R.I.  The Providence Journal

Norfolk County DA supports bill to expunge minor criminal records  Enterprise News

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

Delawareans weigh in on bill seeking to expand expungements  Delaware First Media

Police officers illegally use information from arrests that have been sealed, lawsuit says  ABA Journal

800000 Eligible to Clear Their Record in Illinois Legal Pot  WTTW News

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

Man With Domestic Abuse History Wants His Gun 'Arsenal' Charges Moved To Veterans Court  Block Club Chicago

2 Riverside police sergeants were convicted of crimes. One got fired, the other kept his job. Why?  Desert Sun

Advocates spread the word about Indiana expungement law  South Bend Tribune

Judge's Record-Sealing Denial Highlights 'Shortcomings' of Second-Chance Law  Queens Daily Eagle

Program aims to help people expunge, seal convictions to create opportunities  WLWT Cincinnati

Can't afford $300 to expunge your criminal record? No waivers allowed, Kentucky court says  Courier Journal

Colorado judicial branch posts proposed rule on sealing of court records  The Colorado Independent

Court officials help with expungement process  The-review

New law allows more Md. criminal records to be wiped clean  Herald-Mail Media

New state expungement law to offer second chance  Martinsburg Journal

With annulments on the rise, police and victim advocates raise alarm  The Union Leader

Jobs shortage fuels push to pardon SC criminal records  The State

Want to sweep your record clean? Process is complex, but can start online  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

800,000 Eligible to Clear Their Records as Illinois Legalizes Pot  NBC Chicago

Event offers chance to clear criminal record  The Daily Telegram

Bills seek to expunge R.I. marijuana convictions  Fall River Herald News

A welcome move to ease the burden of a criminal record  Raleigh News & Observer

East Cleveland event gives job-seeking residents convicted of non-violent crimes chance to apply for amnesty

Bipartisan bill emerges to clean Idaho criminal slate  Idaho News

U.S. Lockdowns Trigger Surge in Domestic Violence  WebMD

Hampden DA’s Office holds expungement, record sealing workshop

Cannabis brand hosts clinic to expunge hundreds of marijuana convictions  Baltimore Business Journal

Juvenile record expunged for mass shooter, allowing him to pass background checks for guns

The secret list of convicted cops  Reveal

Kim Foxx Vacates 1000 Pot Convictions as Clock Ticks Toward Legalization  WTTW News

Records on summaries, nonviolent crimes to be sealed under state's 'Clean Slate' law  Observer-Reporter

These California police officers were charged with brutalizing loved ones. So why are so many still carrying a gun?  OCRegister

Wisconsin's criminal expungement rules keep needed workers out of jobs, study says  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

AK Criminal Justice Commission considers expungement of criminal records  KTVA

Michigan House passes plan to expand the state's expungement laws  Michigan Radio

Next Week Is the Perfect Time to Get Your Cannabis Conviction Expunged  Filter