Using Innovation to Address Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System | The Legal Intelligencer

He’s waited 14 months for a clean slate, but coronavirus making expungement backlog worse

Expunging and Sealing Criminal Records  Center For American Progress

Progressive Prosecutors Lobby for Justice  Mount Vernon Gazette

Toronto police background checks cost two Black safety inspectors their jobs at Metrolinx: they had no criminal records

There is no just future without a Clean Slate | TheHill  The Hill

NEW YORK – This summer, show your love for N.E.W. 2020! Cage-Free Repair, advocates working towards an e  mg Magazine

How Pa. Is Setting The Pace On Clean Slate Reform  Law360

5 Best Criminal Attorneys in San Francisco 🥇  Kev's Best

Advancing Clean Slate: The Need for Automatic Record Clearance During the Coronavirus Pandemic  Center For American Progress

Author and attorney Natashia Deón left the corporate world to fight for fairness and fresh starts  San Bernardino County Sun

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

Joe Biden’s Criminal Justice Reform Task Force Passes on Marijuana Legalization  Filter

Publisher who served time for murder is trying to prove Marni Yang is innocent  Chicago Tribune

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

Canada's cannabis pardon program is failing. Here's why  Leafly

Criminal Records Create Cycles of Multigenerational Poverty  Center For American Progress

Rantz: Union head declares Seattle reporters support defund police movement

DPS suing AZ Board of Fingerprinting over approval of accused child molester's card KPNX

Residents speak out against homeless treatment after Medford council approves new campsite  KTVL

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

Supreme Court rules on requirements for clearing a criminal record  Radio Iowa

Getting a Job with a Criminal Record Post COVID-19  Lexology

How Much Does It Help To Expunge A Criminal Record? Local Study Seeks To Find Out  90.5 WESA

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

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

'Lost Bullet' Never Loses Sight of the Action  The Montclarion

NBC 10 I-Team: Clearing your name  Turn to 10

Expungement Clinic In Homewood Saturday To Help With Clearing Criminal Records  90.5 WESA

California Bill Would Seal 2 Million Criminal Records  NBC Bay Area

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

Tech Teams Up With California To Fast-Track Dismissal Of 85,000 Pot Convictions  NPR

Marijuana Record Expungement Movement Growing Rapidly, Report Shows  Marijuana Moment

State momentum in criminal record sealing fuels federal clean slate bill | TheHill  The Hill

Change in state law causes increase in the clearing of criminal records in Hamilton County  WLWT Cincinnati

Recent Missouri editorials  Associated Press

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

In NJ, certain cannabis convictions can now be cleared from criminal records  NJBIZ

More Kentuckians eligible for criminal record expungement  14 News WFIE Evansville

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

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

Maryland: Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly to Advance Automatic Expungement Measure  NORML Blog

Gov. Cooper signs bill into law that would allow people to clear non-violent crimes from record  WTVD-TV

Clean Slate: New law makes clearing your record, getting back to work easier  FOX13 Memphis

Second Annual National Expungement Week (N.E.W.) Helps People Clear Criminal Records  Forbes

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

Why other states should follow the lead on New Jersey clean slate law | TheHill  The Hill

Want your criminal record expunged? New study offering free legal assistance could help  Wichita Eagle

How much does it help to expunge a criminal record? Western Pa. study seeks to find out

Travis County to host 'expunction expo' in February

Michigan lawmakers push to expunge marijuana-related convictions  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

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

Fairness is an issue in clearing low-level marijuana convictions  ABA Journal

Peacing Together: The benefits of clearing your record and how to do it

In one year, Pa.‘s Clean Slate law has erased 35 million crimes. What’s next?  Morning Call

Colorado Attorney General Talks Marijuana Crime Expungement, Social Equity | Westword  Westword

Texas judges may have overstepped by clearing violent criminal records

Police often keep body camera video out of public view  The Winchester Star

How to Expunge Your Record for Cannabis Crimes: Illinois  VICE

Change laws that shield police, Missouri prosecutor says  KSAT San Antonio

Update to 'News You Can Use: Research Roundup for Re-Entry Advocates'  Center For American Progress

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

Can’t get a job, housing because of a criminal record in California? This bill might help  Press-Enterprise

New Bill Would Clear Criminal Records of Some Prisoners After Serving Sentence  California Globe

These California inmates risked death to fight wildfires. After prison, they’re left behind  Sacramento Bee

4.2 million Georgians have a criminal record; Savannah attorneys want to help  WSAV-TV

Free expungement clinic offers opportunity to clean up court records  Citizen Times

Lamont to introduce Clean Slate legislation in next session  The CT Mirror

New Study Ranking State Requirements for Misdemeanor Expungement Emphasizes Need for Criminal Justice Reform  PRNewswire

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

The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

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

States help trafficking survivors overcome criminal records  ABA Journal

Pop-Up Clinics Are Helping Free People From Their Old Weed Criminal Records  VICE

Opinion: Steve Watkins's legal woes tarnish the future of Kansas representation  Kansas City Pitch

Court: Wisconsin must expunge arrest records from database if people aren’t charged  Chicago Tribune

For many, even 'automatic' clearing of marijuana records could be complicated  Crain's Chicago Business

Lawmakers consider clearing some criminal records  WBAY

Some with Criminal Records Get a Possible Second Chance - 9 & 10 News  9&10 News

Kentucky Legislature Moves To Expunge Records Of People Never Convicted  WKU Public Radio

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

Colorado Lawmakers Give Governor Power to Expunge Past Marijuana Crimes | Westword  Westword

Clearing 235,000 marijuana records would not be automatic under new bill  Detroit Free Press

Illinois' pot law takes expungement a step further  Kankakee Daily Journal

A 'Record' 152 Laws Reducing Reentry Barriers Passed in 2019  Crime Report

A clean slate in the age of coronavirus  Newsday

Trafficking victims can clear arrest records, but it isnt easy  The Ledger

New Court Ruling Could Make Expungement Unaffordable For Some Kentuckians  Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting

A criminal record should not be a lifetime sentence; that’s why we need the clean slate law  Hartford Courant

Pathways 2 Pardons Event Tuesday Offers Free Help With Clearing Criminal Records  90.5 WESA

Martin Luther King Jr.’s arrest record in Fulton County to be expunged  Atlanta Journal Constitution

States prepare to purge tens of thousands of pot convictions  Los Angeles Times

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

Can Denver's Next Try at Clearing Old Pot Crimes Bear More Fruit?  Westword

Commentary: More deserve a fair path to a clean slate |  The Daily Herald

Legal group offering clinics on clearing marijuana convictions from criminal records  The Oakland Press

DuPage Bar Association to host expungement clinic  Chicago Tribune

Ehud Olmert asks Israel's president to expunge his criminal record  JTA News

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

Michigan House considers expungement of marijuana, traffic convictions  Bridge Michigan