New group aims to help Ohioans who have past criminal convictions on their record  WOUB

Are juvenile records sealed? State policies vary, pushback continues  USA TODAY

Legal Aid Society helping Lorain County residents seal criminal, arrest records  Chronicle Telegram

Automatic Expungement of Juvenile Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

Governor signs juvenile expungement bill – The Florida Bar  The Florida Bar

MA Record Expungement Bill Offers 'Fresh Start' to Juveniles  Crime Report

Massachusetts bill would auto-seal criminal records for those who are eligible  Fall River Reporter

What to know about Pennsylvania’s marijuana laws  The Philadelphia Inquirer

DuPage Citizens Get a Second Chance at the Expungement Clinic  COD Courier Student News

Supreme Court struck the right balance on juvenile records  The Seattle Times

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

Expungement and Sealing | Office of the Illinois Courts  Illinois Courts (.gov)

Portland nonprofit helps expunge juvenile records  Street Roots News

Claudette Colvin's juvenile record has been expunged, 66 years after she was arrested for refusing to give her bus seat to a White person  CNN

Simi Valley's Women Inspiring Kindness nonprofit brings hope  VC Star

File Request to Expunge a Criminal Record  Georgia.gov

Massachusetts Legislature is pressured to ease burden of criminal records  The Boston Globe

Juvenile record expungement bill on its way to the governor  The Florida Bar

Ending direct file: A step toward providing unwavering care to all our young people | Opinion  Pennsylvania Capital-Star

Washington Supreme Court hits pause on rule that would close juvenile court records to public  Yakima Herald-Republic

Sealing of Juvenile Records FAQs | County of San Mateo, CA  San Mateo County

Colorado House OKs bill to help formerly convicted youth access jobs  coloradopolitics.com

Michigan bills would seal juvenile records, create automatic expungement  Detroit Free Press

Juvenile Justice 2021 Year-End Report  National Conference of State Legislatures

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

Juvenile record expungement part of justice reform push in Michigan lame duck session  MLive.com

More than a million Coloradans could have criminal records automatically sealed under proposed bill  Colorado Newsline

Expungement Assistance  Michigan (.gov)

Despite Backlash, Voters and Lawmakers Continue to Choose Criminal Justice Reform | News & Commentary  ACLU

Protecting the identity of juveniles in court records is key to rehabilitation  The Seattle Times

17 year-old kills 19 year-old in Williamson  The Times of Wayne County

Improving Youth Defense | Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention  Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Hughesville Teen Killed In Pettis County Crash  ksisradio.com

Police have no legal obligation to protect your children – The Nevada Independent  The Nevada Independent

Sealing the Past: Criminal Record Reform Could Help Coloradans Outlive Their Mistakes  Westword

A Life Sentence for Children: NY's Antiquated Prejudicial Juvenile Justice Record Provisions | New York Law Journal  Law.com

California advances law sealing criminal records  NewsNation Now

New law gives juvenile offenders a second chance  WJXT News4JAX

Juvenile Restitution Fees Ineffective and Extremely Harmful: Report  Crime Report

Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

Should juvenile criminal records be kept secret?  Albuquerque Journal

UH Law Center's Juvenile and Children's Advocacy Project and CenterPoint Energy's Legal Department Join Forces on a Juvenile Record-sealing Initiative  Cleveland 19 News

Statement of U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia before the D.C. Council regarding Record Sealing  Department of Justice

Sealed criminal records still showing at FBI | Regional News | newburyportnews.com  The Daily News of Newburyport

Few benefit from state's new expungement law | Local News | salemnews.com  The Salem News

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

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

Claudette Colvin was arrested in 1955 for refusing to give up her seat on a bus. Now she's fighting to get her record expunged  CNN

Fines and Fees Are a Barrier to Criminal Record-Clearing  Center For American Progress

Second Chance program helps remove barriers to employment  The Miami Times

Washington State Association of Prosecuting Attorneys recommends not filing new juvenile cases  NBC Right Now

Providing a Clean Slate in Texas  Right on Crime

Juvenile Justice 2020 Year-End Report  National Conference of State Legislatures

New Report: States Must Do More to Protect Juvenile Records  Colorlines

‘Clean slate’ laws would erase criminal records. Do they make America more equitable?  Sacramento Bee

Working to expunge juvenile criminal records  CapeGazette.com

How to get your criminal record expunged in New Jersey  The Philadelphia Inquirer

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

Mich. lawmakers approve first-time DUI expungement  Detroit Free Press

Probation Department - Probation Department  County of Santa Clara

Information on sealing criminal records | Hennepin County  hennepinattorney.org

'Age Matters': The Deadly Link between Guns and Young People  Crime Report

Confidentiality provisions of Juvenile Transfer Act violate First Amendment  Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

Senators Reach Bipartisan Agreement on Gun Safety Bill  WebMD

Why Massachusetts Needs to Clear Kids' Records  Boston magazine

Researchers track juvenile elephant seals for insights into mortality rates  University of California, Santa Cruz

Claudette Colvin's Record Is Expunged After 66 Years  Oprah Mag

NYPD Can No Longer Access Sealed Arrest Records Without Court Order, Judge Rules  City Limits

News Flash • Chester County, PA • CivicEngage  Chester County, PA - Official Website

Nevada's New Record-Sealing Law: 'One of Broadest' in U.S.  Crime Report

A Proclamation on Second Chance Month, 2022  The White House

OJJDP Priorities | Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention  Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Certificates of Rehabilitation and Limited Relief  National Conference of State Legislatures

Lawmakers and advocates seek to keep youth offenders from adult criminal system through juvenile justice reforms – The Nevada Independent  The Nevada Independent

Records of Turpin siblings care in Riverside County custody to be released  Desert Sun

A Criminal Record Shouldn't Be a Life Sentence to Poverty  Center For American Progress

Cleveland may soon expunge or vacate minor marijuana offenses. Cincinnati is watching  WVXU

Va. Supreme Court shields records on suspension of judge at center of Parole Board controversy  Virginia Mercury

Search for a ‘clean slate’ remains elusive  The Boston Globe

A Place of Hope and Promise: Affordable Housing, Juvenile Services at Hale Kalele  Hawaii State Judiciary

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

New Police Certificate Rules Issued by China's Ministry of Public Security  Law and Border Blog

Pardon Board | Department of Corrections  Maine.gov

Judge orders county records of Turpin siblings' care released  Los Angeles Times

State Supreme Court's Ruling To Keep Judge's Disciplinary Records Sealed Draws Strong Dissent  Law.com

Order A Record by Mail  Michigan (.gov)

Your rights when you’re looking for a job and you have a criminal record  The Philadelphia Inquirer

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

Who's running for juvenile court judge in Williamson County?  Tennessean

Wide disparities, high recidivism afflict Virginia's juvenile justice system, report says  Virginia Mercury

Juvenile Court Records Shed Light On Adult Recidivism  WGLT

NJ delays criminal records measure, Murphy wants automatic process  NorthJersey.com

Prosecutors explain how to get a criminal conviction off your record  GazetteNET

Colorado panel advances bill to stop juveniles from paying restitution to insurance companies  coloradopolitics.com

A Reform DA Fights Back  Crime Report

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

Audit - Audit of the Juvenile Court Department  Mass.gov

Does Expunging Criminal Records Offer a More Feasible Re-entry?  Crime Report

Miami-Dade Program Helps People Expunge or Seal Their Records  WLRN

Free speech: Records released in previously sealed York homicide cases  York Daily Record