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Law grad with criminal record can sit for state bar, Washington ...ABA JournalAfter a Thursday hearing with many questions centered on the substance abuse recovery of Tarra Simmons—a 2017 law school graduate who also has an ...and more »
Should a Law Grad with a Criminal Record Be Allowed to Take the ...TheStranger.comSince 2013, Tarra Simmons' resumé has boasted a series of accomplishments: Graduating magna cum laude graduate from the Seattle University School of ...Court says ex-inmate can be a lawyer - CrosscutCrosscutall 2 news articles »

The Student Life
Student Group Accuses Pomona of Discriminating Against Applicants with Criminal RecordsThe Student Life"Pomona College claims that a criminal record 'does not disqualify' a person from admittance,” one poster reads, citing an email from an anonymous administrator that added they will 'make a judgement using all the facts presented.'" The poster replies ...

Arizona Adopts Ban the Box Policy to Delay Criminal Record Questions to Applicants for State Agency JobsESR NEWSUnder the new Ban the Box policy – also known as the “Second Chance Box” – Arizona state agencies will delay questions about the criminal record of applicants for state employment until after the initial stages of interviewing to ensure all individuals ...and more »

Ban The Box: What This New Law Means For Potential Employees With A Criminal RecordNPRThe box refers to the section in job applications that potential employees check if they have a criminal record. To learn more about why people want to ban the box, I spoke to Beth Avery. She's a staff attorney at the National Employment Law Project, a ...

Georgia toddler denied kidney transplant due to father's criminal recordABC NewsA Georgia toddler desperately needs a kidney transplant, and his father was deemed the perfect match, but the operation was canceled due to the father's criminal record. Now, the little boy is fighting for his life as his family pleads for help. A.J ...Father hopes to remain donor for Georgia toddler: I'll 'do whatever it takes to get my son a kidney'KTICall 42 news articles »

Stoke Sentinel
Criminal record for dog breeder, 47, whose award-winning cocker spaniels will not stop barking and howlingStoke SentinelCriminal record for dog breeder, 47, whose award-winning cocker spaniels will not stop barking and howling. Proud owner shows off her noisy pooches at Crufts every year. Share; Comments. By. Sentinel Reporter. 05:00, 18 NOV 2017. News. Enter your ...

Street Sense Media
DC residents with a criminal record struggle to find work and housing. This nonprofit is trying to change that.Street Sense MediaThere are still hurdles for citizens returning from prison and seeking employment, despite a 2014 law designed to make the job search easier for those with a criminal history. The law, commonly known as “ban the box”, intended to help returning ...

The Providence Journal
Suspect in theft of state police cruiser has lengthy criminal recordThe Providence JournalPROVIDENCE, R.I. — Police are searching for a Providence man who allegedly, while handcuffed, jumped into the driver's seat of a state police cruiser and drove away Thursday. The cruiser was found parked at 45 Vineyard St. in the city's West End but ...and more »

Voice of America
Air Force Probing Why Texas Church Gunman Criminal Record Not Sent to FBIVoice of AmericaThe U.S. Air Force is investigating why the Texas church gunman's domestic violence conviction that got him jailed and thrown out of the service was not properly entered into the FBI database. If it had been, Devin Kelley would have been stopped from ...Air Force will review how shooter's criminal record was handledFOX 61Air Force didn't report Texas shooter's criminal record to FBI as is mandated: OfficialsIndia TodaySutherland Springs shooter's gun purchases raise questionsKVUENational Post -98FMall 9,749 news articles »

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