This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at

The Philadelphia Tribune
Delaware to expunge single pot convictions | News | phillytrib.comThe Philadelphia TribuneMarijuana legalization advocates in Delaware didn't get their way this year, as a long-debated bill to grant their wish failed in the General Assembly.and more »
Portland proposes to help renters expunge convictionsOregonLive.comThe Portland Housing Bureau would contract with Metropolitan Public Defender, a local public defense firm, to comb through renters' criminal history for convictions eligible for expungement. The firm would also hold six legal clinics to find during the ...

Rhode Island Now Allows Former Cannabis Offenders to Expunge Their RecordsMERRY JANEAny individual who has been arrested for possessing an ounce or less of weed is now allowed to petition the court to have such “crimes” expunged from their rap sheets. Courts will grant the service at no cost, provided that the petitioner has already ...
Judge denies request to expunge record of former Brimfield police chiefWKYC.comA Portage County judge denied a request to expunge and seal the criminal record of former Brimfield Police Chief David Oliver. The request comes about a year after Oliver was convicted of four misdemeanor charges, including attempted theft in office ...

New York Post
Health Department in favor of legalizing recreational potNew York Post“We recommend New York state expunge the criminal records of individuals with marijuana-related offenses,” the agency said in its 74-page report, which Gov. Cuomo ordered earlier in the year. “This will have lasting social justice implications, as ...Panel says New York State should legalize recreational marijuanaBuffalo NewsState report: Legalize marijuanaGlens Falls Post-StarReport from NY health officials calls for marijuana legalizationLong Island Business NewsNiagara Gazette -Albany Times Unionall 309 news articles »

Spectrum News
Wayne County helping expunge charges for eligible citizensSpectrum NewsMore than 100 people came to the courthouse to see if they were able to get a criminal charge wiped away; Organizers of the clinic say anyone who had charges in Wayne County could come; not everyone will qualify for their charges to be expunged.
Portland to launch criminal expungement pilot, opening doors to affordable housingKPTV.comThe City of Portland plans to launch its first pilot program designed to help people expunge their criminal records in an effort to give them access to better housing options. A city spokesperson tells FOX 12 the initiative comes from Mayor Ted Wheeler ...

Toledo Blade
Bill would expunge criminal records of human-trafficking victimsToledo BladeCOLUMBUS — Human-trafficking victims forced to prostitute themselves, steal, or commit other crimes for the profit of their pimps could seek to have their crimes expunged from the justice system under a bill headed to Gov. John Kasich's desk. “All too ...

Legislature overrides bill to expunge low-level criminal records ...GSA BusinessThe state Legislature on Wednesday evening overrode Gov. Henry McMaster's veto of a bill designed to expunge criminal records. Supporters of the new law ...and more »

The Southern
Land of Lincoln hosts clinic to expunge or seal criminal records in ...The SouthernCARBONDALE — Several residents used a clinic in downtown Carbondale Saturday to take the first step in moving forward a prior criminal conviction.Local groups host clinic to seal and expunge criminal offenses - WsilWSIL TVall 3 news articles »

Google News