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How This Code For America Designer Helps Americans Clear Old Convictions – Through TechHuffPostI lead the design and user research for a product I cofounded, Clear My Record: a web app that helps people apply to clear old convictions from their criminal records. We're committed to our mission of helping people pass a routine background check so ...

Canada passes bill to clear criminal convictions from the records of gay menPinkNewsHe continued: “These include indecent acts (used against gay bars and men picked up in parks and other public places), obscenity (used in well-known cases against gay/lesbian bookstores such as Glad Day in Toronto and Little Sister's in Vancouver) and ...

The Globe and Mail
House passes bill to expunge records of people convicted for sexualityThe Globe and MailThe House of Commons has passed legislation that will expunge the records of people convicted of criminal offences simply because they were gay, fulfilling Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's commitment to offer redress to those who were prosecuted by the ...

F. Lee Bailey still fighting to clear O.J. Simpson nameMyPalmBeachPostFamed, disbarred attorney F. Lee Bailey, now 84, talks exclusively to Palm Beach Post in Lake Worth, Fla. about curing nation of O.J. Simpson loathing.and more »

The Daily Chronic
Need Help Clearing Your Record of Marijuana Charges? There's a Free Expungement Fair in LA on SaturdayThe Daily ChronicLOS ANGELES, CA — On Saturday, December 2nd, there will be an expungement fair in Los Angeles, CA for people who are looking to get their felony records reduced, dismissed, or expunged of their criminal record. For anyone who has a criminal record of ...

Dallas News
Dallas City Hall removes Park Board member after old felony convictions surfaceDallas NewsThe Dallas city secretary removed a Park Board member Friday after learning he had felony convictions that didn't show up in his background checks. Interim City Secretary Billirae Johnson notified Marlon Rollins that he had forfeited his spot on the ...

Metro SWAT, Hudson cop cleared in Kent shootingRecord-CourierChristopher D. Carter, 27, with a last known address in Kent, was shot and killed Feb. 19, 2017, after a SWAT team entered the basement laundry room of a Kent apartment complex where Carter was holding a 23-year-old Streetsboro woman hostage at ...

BBC News
Fly-tipping prosecutions at record low in England - BBC NewsBBC NewsThere were about one million incidents 2016-17 but just 1571 successful prosecutions.and more »

California Is Clearing Thousands of Marijuana Convictions From Official RecordsCivilizedThe ballot initiative that legalized marijuana in California last November, known as Proposition 64, included a provision that allows for people who received cannabis convictions to apply for reduced charges or possibly expunge it entirely from their ...poll - Emerson CollegeEmerson Collegeall 26 news articles »

Merry Christmas, someone just quoted RuPaul in Parliament ...PinkNewsRuPaul has had an indelible impact on popular culture, music, fashion... and now, apparently, democracy.and more »

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