Sealed criminal records still showing at FBI  The Salem News  Freepress Online

Their Juvenile Records Were Sealed. Decades Later, They've Reappeared.  The Appeal

Judge wrestles with ‘difficult’ decision after bad blood leads to Cicero teen’s death

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

Florida GOP leaders again pitching criminal justice reforms, but change has come slowly  Walton Sun

Few benefit from state's new expungement law  The Salem News

Ohio lawmakers seek tighter limits on expunging juvenile records  WLWT Cincinnati

Tom Steyer Calls For Marijuana Legalization And Opioid Decriminalization  Marijuana Moment

Pennsylvania Begins Automatically Sealing Millions of Criminal Records  Governing

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

NYPD Kept Illegal Database of Juvenile Fingerprints  The Intercept

Illinois police agencies face task of pot offense expungements  Rockford Register Star

From bail reform to restoring voting rights and sealing records, Colorado's criminal justice system is getting a makeover  The Colorado Sun

Sealing Juvenile Records  New York Times

Police agencies face task of pot offense expungements  Peoria Journal Star

Court rejects plan to seal juvenile records  Albuquerque Journal

Criminal record holders are being encouraged to seek sealing orders, expungement  Dorchester Reporter

Kentucky Value Sires, Part VI: Third-Crop Sires  Thoroughbred Daily News

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

ACIC rep talks about sealed & expunged files  Camden News

CA Bill Would Expunge Many Criminal Records  Crime Report

For juvenile criminal records, privacy is too often a myth  Brookings Institution

Remembering Chicago's Greatest Party-Crasher

An Unlikely Group Wants to Raise California's Juvenile Justice Age to 20  The Chronicle of Social Change

California passes legislation permitting individuals to seal juvenile records  Daily Californian

Lawmakers agree to expungement of juvenile records | News |  The Daily News of Newburyport

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

Cummings, Nadler, Bass, and Booker Reintroduce the Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment Act  Lasentinel

OC Legal Clinic 1 Year Celebration  VoiceofOC

State ruling affirms easier sealing of juvenile-court records  The Seattle Times

The gift of a second chance  Illinois Policy

Should juvenile criminal records be kept secret?  Albuquerque Journal

Delaware made it too hard to expunge juvenile records. We're fixing that.  The News Journal

Record-sealing clinic slated for July 2 in New Lex  Zanesville Times Recorder

California Governor Brown Signs SB 312 Authorizing Courts to Seal Juvenile Records for Certain Offenses  ESR NEWS

Another MOULTON challenger — The story of GALVIN and DiMASI — POLITO outraises BAKER  Politico

Few taking advantage of juvenile expungement law | Merrimack Valley  Eagle-Tribune

Want your criminal record sealed? Free event can determine whether you’re eligible  Wichita Eagle

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

New law will erase some juvenile records in Colorado  KKTV 11 News

Influential Gun Rights Group Opposes 'Pink Slip' Bill  WOSU

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

Kids who commit crimes in Maine still pay long after they turn 18  Bangor Daily News

Senate criminal reform bill addresses juvenile justice, changing age of adulthood  Worcester Telegram

It Just Became Easier to Clean A Criminal Record in the Garden State  NJ Spotlight

Record sealing, expungement have the power to reduce crime, benefit Illinois' economy  Illinois Policy

Juvenile Records Often Have Lifelong Consequences: Experts Say  Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Prosecutor outs effort to seal juvenile murder conviction  The Daily Herald

States Passed Record 94 'Restoration' Laws So Far This Year  Crime Report

A Second Chance for Trafficking Survivors: Advocates Work to Clear Their Records  CBN News

The Erasure of the Official Record in a High-Profile Sex Abuse Case Reflects a Growing Trend  Willamette Week

Seal the deal: New law gives youths a break  Real Change News

Few take advantage of expungement law  The Daily News of Newburyport

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

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

Judge orders new pre-sentencing report in Ielpi case  Brattleboro Reformer

Tech-Savvy Teens Make It Easier to Clear Juvenile Records  Governing

Need your criminal record expunged? It just got a lot easier. Here's how it works

PA's 'Clean Slate' To Seal 30 Million Criminal Records  Crime Report

Court suspends juvenile record amendments  Albuquerque Journal

Path to getting court to seal record not always clear  Virginia Lawyers Weekly

State law that keeps juvenile records private also shields police from scrutiny, advocates say  Chicago Tribune

Fair and Equal  OZY

Expungement process in North Dakota's Measure 3 criticized as 'remarkably horrible'  Grand Forks Herald

New Miami woman joins village council as felony record outcome is in dispute  Hamilton Journal News

Nevada's New Record-Sealing Law: 'One of Broadest' in US  Crime Report

Free Expungement Workshop Set for April 11 for Broward Residents  Hollywood Gazette

Legislature Clears the Way for Expunging Minor Drug Offenses  NJ Spotlight

Convicted killer wants record sealed, prosecutor pushes back

California Bill Would Seal 8 Million Criminal Convictions  KTLA Los Angeles

Butler County prosecutor fights to keep New Miami woman off council  Hamilton Journal News

Don't Be Fooled -- Kamala Harris's "Criminal Justice" Plan Is Not Progressive  Truthout

Polis to sign bills on alcohol, justice and wages Tuesday

THE BIG DEAL: 2019 Colorado Legislature bets big with new laws for everyone  Sentinel Colorado

A Fresh Start: Expunging Criminal Convictions  Crime Report

Lawsuit Challenges Police Use of Sealed Arrest Records  The New York Times

How much jail will my son get for evading and eluding police? Blog

Model Law Proposes Automatic Expungement of Non-Conviction Records  Crime Report

CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

Opinion | Trying Juveniles  New York Times

Protecting a Predator: How the system failed Buffalo's kids and let an accused abuser go free  WKBW-TV

200 new Colorado laws are taking effect this summer. Here are 9 worth noting.  The Coloradoan

Cooper signs law making it easier for some to clear criminal slates  News & Observer

Former O.C. probation officer uses career as a backdrop in her mystery novels  Los Angeles Times

More Second Chances for Washington Youth with New Juvenile Justice Diversion Law  The Chronicle of Social Change

New Minnesota law makes it easier to expunge criminal records  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Obama's 'Sealed' Records

How Mining Criminal History Records Can Shape the Future of Criminal Justice  Crime Report

New Minn. law on juvenile court records stirs debate  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fort Smith directors to consider lawsuit for engineering work  Times Record

Land of Lincoln hosts clinic to expunge or seal criminal records in Carbondale  The Southern

How Miami-Dade Prosecutors Deliver a 'Second Chance'  Crime Report

Sealing Criminal Records for the Possibility of Redemption  Pacific Standard

Mount Vernon woman sues staffing firms for blocking job over juvenile record  Westfair Online

Civil Justice Needs Federal Leadership  Center For American Progress

Participatory Defense Could Open Up Juvenile Court, Helping Both Accused, Society  Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Florida’s latest assault on transparency: sealing names of foster parents | Opinion  Miami Herald

Cuomo's “Carceral Humanism”  Jacobin magazine

Taking sides on timing of sealing criminal records  Worcester Telegram