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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 ...

HuffPost
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 ...

Gay Times Magazine
Canada has passed a bill to clear historical criminal convictions from records of gay menGay Times MagazineCanada is the latest country to clear the criminal records of gay men who were convicted of historical anal sex and gross indecency laws. The Expungement of Historically Unjust Convictions Act – also known as Bill C-66 – will remove convictions from ...

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Famed lawyer F. Lee Bailey still fighting to clear OJ Simpson's nameMyPalmBeachPostMyung J. Chun In this Oct. 3, 1995 file photo, O.J. Simpson reacts as he is found not guilty of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman, at the Criminal Courts Building in Los Angeles. At left is defense lawyer F. Lee ...and more »

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 ...

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 »

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Merry Christmas, someone just quoted RuPaul in ParliamentPinkNewsI want to be very clear about that. “From the bottom of my heart and from the depth of my soul, if we want to believe in the equality of all Canadians, no Canadian should have a criminal record for loving somebody. It is really as simple as that.” She ...and more »

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 ...

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 ...

Record-Courier
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 ...

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