Lasentinel
Call 2 Worship – June 22LasentinelAttorneys from the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles will provide assistance with criminal record expungement petitions, Prop 47 petitions and Prop 64 applications. Registration and pre-screening are required. Call (310) 639-3136 to learn more.

Philly Bar Association to hold free criminal record expungement clinicPhilly.com (blog)The Philadelphia Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division will hold a free "expungement clinic" on Saturday, Nov. 12, for people eligible to have certain prior arrests or convictions expunged or sealed from one's record. Having one's criminal record ...

Legal Aid to offer free services, clinic at FCCFrederick News Post (subscription)The clinic will feature between 20 and 30 attorneys available to offer advice on topics including criminal record expungement, family law, landlord-tenant disputes, wills, bankruptcy, workers' compensation, taxes, and business and employment law. There ...

Are Black Men the Hidden Geniuses Building Our Community?HuffPostStarting on Father's Day, BMe Community recognized 29 inspired black men as Community Geniuses and award each $10,000 for programs they're leading to “build more caring and prosperous communities” in Akron, Miami, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

WisBar
Expungement Bill Gives Young Offenders More Opportunity for Second ChancesWisBarStat. section 973.015(1m) allows judges to order criminal record expungement for those who commit minor crimes while under the age of 25. “When a circuit court judge orders a case expunged, the public is no longer able to access the case through a ...

NorthJersey.com
Governor's race 2017: Front-runners holding as primary nearsNorthJersey.comThe plan includes investing in a "robust" system of drug courts, closing youth prisons, expediting pardons for non-violent drug offenders and increasing criminal record expungement opportunities. And, like all the other major Democratic candidates ...and more »

Md. Legal Aid Develops Free Criminal Record Expungement WebsiteSouthern Maryland OnlineBALTIMORE (Sept. 12, 2016)—Maryland Legal Aid has developed a new app for expunging criminal records. ExpungeItMD.org is a free, user-friendly app that enables legal professionals to easily search Maryland criminal records and generate documents to ...

Directly Impacted Youth Are Leading Fights Against Racism and the Criminal Punishment SystemTruth-OutThe first campaign that caught both their attention was youth criminal record expungement. The campaign came directly from the needs of TLTW youth who either had criminal records, or friends with records. The thinking behind an expungement law is to ...

Tech startup that sweeps clean criminal records moves from Austin to San AntonioSan Antonio Business JournalCriminal records, even for minor offenses, are often a quick search engine query away for employers and universities to browse when considering new candidates. But a technology startup in San Antonio wants to change that. Legal Holdings LLC, doing ...

Memphis Commercial Appeal
Better Memphis Fund raises $55K for criminal record expungementMemphis Commercial AppealMemphis Mayor Jim Strickland helped raise $55,000 on Monday to help people expunge their nonviolent criminal records. The donations to the "Better Memphis Fund" will cover the $450 expunging fee for more than 100 people, Strickland said in a statement ...

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