People can get certain criminal records sealed or expunged this weekend in Columbus

California bill sealing criminal records for many offenders awaits governor's signature  ABA Journal

California’s bill to seal criminal records, explained

Pennsylvania's approach to sealing criminal convictions could go national  The Center Square

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

New app helps give Utahns fresh start through criminal expungement

Sealing criminal records of marginalized people will improve many lives  Toronto Star

Clean Slate expansion could include sealing low-level felony records  The Center Square

‘My emancipation proclamation’: the man fighting to free millions from their criminal records  The Guardian US

Congressional Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Record Sealing And Other Drug Policy Bills In Key Committee  Marijuana Moment

SJC ruling could make more pot convictions disappear  Eagle-Tribune

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

Ohio Supreme Court: Offender cannot have records of dismissed charges sealed  The Highland County Press

Legalizing weed would clear many Missourians’ records. What vote means for criminal justice  Kansas City Star

Court Records Won't Be Sealed Where Defendant Wasn't Subjected to Arrest  Metropolitan News-Enterprise

California advances broadest US law sealing criminal records  The Associated Press - en Español

Missing cases raise questions about Josh Guillory's expungement work  Daily Advertiser

House panel examines bill to expand Clean Slate Law  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

New Arizona law on sealing criminal records brings opportunities, barriers  Cronkite News

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

Colorado to automatically seal non-violent criminal records

Tech groups and states team to speed expunging of criminal records  Axios

The Source+ to Host 'Project Clean Slate' Clinic in Honor of National Expungement Week  Cannabis Business Times

New program to clear criminal convictions to launch in Pa  PennLive

Expungement Assistance  Michigan (.gov)

Expungement Council rally over failure to pass bill expanding criminal record sealing expansion  NBC 29

Northland: Clinic on criminal record sealing slated for July 23  The Columbus Dispatch

Automatic sealing of non-violent criminal records passes final vote in Colorado

New tool aims to help Columbus residents seal criminal records, get jobs  10TV

Colorado Senate OKs bill to automatically seal non-violent criminal records

Colorado becomes 7th state with a 'clean slate' law  HR Dive

A clean slate: Criminal records wiped or sealed at expungement clinic  Bennington Banner

Colorado Senate bill aims to automatically seal non-violent criminal records

File Request to Expunge a Criminal Record

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

Pardoned offenders to be issued with police clearance certificates  Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Colorado Enacts Clean Slate Act to Seal Qualifying Criminal Records  ESR NEWS

When Pennsylvanians with old records are given a second chance, everyone wins | Opinion  PennLive

Getting A Fresh Start: Sealing A Criminal Record And CQE’s  Lakewood Observer

How to get your criminal records sealed for free in Fort Smith  Southwest Times Record

California to clear pot convictions faster after Times probe  Los Angeles Times

Georgia Senate passes bill to make it easier to seal criminal records  The Center Square

Maine Legislature considers bill to seal certain criminal records  Press Herald

The Right Way to Do Criminal Record Clearance: Automatically  Governing

AMA: Expunge records of people convicted of now-legal cannabis charges  American Medical Association

‘Clean Slate’ Justice Laws Offer a Second Chance—Only to Some  WIRED

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

Sealing the criminal records of more former offenders is the right move for Pa. | Editorial  The Philadelphia Inquirer

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

Expungement reform signed into law  Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

Latest 'Rights After Wrongs' event in Little Rock to offer resources to formerly incarcerated individuals  Arkansas Online

State Attorney's Office hosting event at FSCJ to help seal or expunge arrest records WTLV-WJXX

Information on sealing criminal records | Hennepin County

Bill sealing criminal records fails in budget talks  Spectrum News

OKC Expungement Expo to help former felons clear public record

Second-chance program launched by Harris County judges helps eligible misdemeanor offenders seal records  KPRC Click2Houston

Automatic Expungement of Juvenile Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

More States Consider Automatic Criminal Record Expungement  The Pew Charitable Trusts

Brooke Skylar Richardson case: Prosecutors oppose request to seal records for abuse of baby's corpse  Hamilton Journal News

Senate panel advances bill to automatically seal non-violent criminal records

Bill to Automatically Seal Conviction Records Passes State Senate, Assembly Fate Unclear  New York NOW

Bucks County helping expunge, seal old criminal records  Bucks County Courier Times

Offender Cannot Have Records of Dismissed Charges Sealed  Court News Ohio

‘I’m not that person anymore’: Proposal seeks to expand eligibility to clear past crimes

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

NY may seal crime records, curb evictions, ban gas hookups  Spectrum News

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

New York set to pass ‘Clean Slate’ bill which could help millions seal old criminal convictions  The Independent

Lawmakers Weigh the Feasibility of Record Expungement Post-Cannabis Legalization  Maryland Matters

Polis signs whistleblower, criminal record sealing bills into law  Colorado Springs Business Journal

AWH Announces Several Social Impact Initiatives and Expungement Events  PR Newswire

National Expungement Week: Learn How to Clear Your Record (For Free)  Filter

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

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

Records sealing bill advances in state Senate  Spectrum News

First Lady Wolf Discusses Clemency, Expungement, and Clean Slate for Women with Criminal Records

'It's a life sentence': California lawmakers seek to seal felony records for past offenders  San Francisco Chronicle

Advocates Push For Broader Changes To D.C. Record-Sealing Laws  DCist

Governors Sign Legislation Further Facilitating the Expungement of Past Cannabis Convictions  Norml

Study explores automatically sealing records on cannabis crimes that are now legal – The Nevada Independent  The Nevada Independent

Can ‘clean slate’ laws really erase criminal records from public view? It’s complicated  Sacramento Bee

ISU Expungement Clinic is giving people with criminal records a second chance  Illinois State University News

Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

Confusion surrounds NYS law to 'expunge' low-level marijuana convictions  Newsday

Long deadlocked, Virginia lawmakers reach compromise to seal past criminal convictions  Virginia Mercury

How to Seal or Expunge a Criminal Record: Free webinar hosted by Goodwill on July 21  The Apopka Voice

Lawyers hosting record sealing, expungement clinic Saturday in Tavares  Daily Commercial

Second Chance program helps remove barriers to employment  The Miami Times

Dozens of Coloradans with criminal records given a second chance in Aurora KUSA

Microsoft joins campaign for New York records sealing bill  Spectrum News

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

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

Indiana's "Second Chance Law" Seals Criminal Records. But Fines And Fees Can Stand In The Way  WFYI

Virginia Lawmakers Pass Bill to Seal Some Criminal Records  NBC4 Washington

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

Colorado Clean Slate Act Signed Into Law

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

Judiciary | Expunging Arrest Records and Sealing Court Records  Hawaii State Judiciary

Convicted of a marijuana-related offense? Erie County DA streamlines process for reducing, expunging records  Buffalo News

Illinois lawmaker hopes to expunge more marijuana arrest records by dropping drug test requirement  KWQC