Supreme Court will not expunge Delavan man's convictionGazettextraMADISON -- The state Supreme Court on Thursday agreed with a Walworth County Court decision to deny a Delavan man expungement of a criminal conviction. Lazaro Ozuna, then 17, was charged with criminal damage to property and disorderly conduct in ...

Calcasieu program helps nonviolent offenders expunge recordsKPLC-TVA Calcasieu Parish initiative is aiming to give nonviolent offenders a second chance by expunging convictions and arrests made within the parish at a low cost. It's called the "Fresh Start Initiative" and it's a collaborative effort between the DA's ...

Event in Oakland to Help People Reduce, Expunge Old Criminal ...NBC Bay AreaFormer criminals can receive pro bono legal assistance with reducing or expunging their old criminal convictions at the Oakland Family Festival in East Oakland ...and more »

John Roska: When can records be expunged or sealed?Champaign/Urbana News-GazetteA: Criminal records can be expunged or sealed. An expunged record is physically destroyed. It's gone, so nobody can see it, not even law enforcement. A sealed record is closed to the public, but open to law enforcement and other government agencies.

LaGrange Daily News
Local event will help expunge arrest recordsLaGrange Daily NewsCurrently, Georgia law allows for the restriction (expungement) of arrest records under certain conditions, said LPD officials. But to eliminate those marks, people must petition several different agencies and wait for the request to be approved or ...

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Christie announces deal on expunging criminal records, toughening 'ban the box'NJ.comChris Christie on Tuesday announced a bipartisan deal on legislation that would make it easier for criminal records to be expunged. The governor unveiled a trio of bills that prohibit employers from discriminating against people with expunged criminal ...Christie introduces expungement reformsAsbury Park PressChristie: Deal reached on clearing minor criminal recordsMcClatchy Washington Bureauall 16 news articles »

Governor reviewing bill to help juveniles expunge their recordsChicago Daily Law BulletinUpdate: Rep. Elaine Nekritz was incorrectly cited as a Democrat from Chicago instead of Northbrook in the eighth paragraph. A correction has been made.SPRINGFIELD — A bill on the governor's desk would make it easier for a person to expunge his or her ...

Legal Examiner
Expungement under Minnesota and North Dakota LawLegal ExaminerIn 2015, new expungement laws came into effect under Minnesota law. Under Minn. Stat § 609A.03, an individual with a criminal record can see expungement if he or she petitions the court. The court may expunge misdemeanors and petty misdemeanors ...

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Feds bringing forward bill to expunge convictions for homosexualityiPolitics.ca (subscription)“I am pleased to announce today that our government will be moving forward with a process of expungement of criminal convictions for Canadians who were unjustly convicted of a crime simply because of who they were and who they love,” said Trudeau.New laws will erase 'unjust' convictions against LGBT community: TrudeauCTV Newsall 19 news articles »

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Queensland Government Won't Expunge Recent 'Sodomy' ConvictionsQNewsThe Queensland Law Reform Commission (QLRC) recommended expungement be available to people based on the current age of consent, but the government has said people convicted of “sodomy” offences between 1991 and 2016 will not have those ...

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