Donovan: Expungement bill is a jobs bill – and the right thing to do  Vermont Biz

Michigan's new expungement laws kick in Sunday. Here's how to get help.  Detroit Free Press

RELEASE: Preventing and Removing Barriers to Housing for People With Criminal Convictions  Center For American Progress

AG Nessel calls for funding to help streamline criminal record expungement process  Fox17

Preventing and Removing Barriers to Housing Security for People With Criminal Convictions  Center For American Progress

Clearing marijuana convictions: Phoenix event offers free legal help to expunge record  FOX 10 News Phoenix

Op-Ed by Attorney General Donovan: “Expungement Bill Is a Jobs Bill – and the Right Thing to Do”  EIN News

AG Nessel joins bipartisan coalition calling on Congress to fund modernization of state systems for sealing and expungement of criminal records  Daily Mining Gazette

EVENT: Growing Momentum for Clean Slate and Fair Chance Licensing in the States  Center For American Progress

Press Release: AG Racine Leads Bipartisan Coalition of 22 AGs Calling On Congress To Fund Modernization of State Systems for Sealing and Expungement of Criminal Records  The DC Line

Arizona advocates helping clear marijuana charges off criminal records KPNX

Expunction offers a second chance in Collin County  Spectrum News

The Facts on Marijuana Equity and Decriminalization  Center For American Progress

Thousands of Texans Would Benefit from a “Clean Slate” – InsideSources  InsideSources

AGs call on Congress to fund modernization of state systems for sealing, expungement of criminal records  Augusta Free Press

Getting A Second Chance: New MI Expungement Laws Now In Effect  Benton Spirit

April 12, 2021 - Herring Calls on Congress to Fund Modernization of State Systems for Sealing and Expungement of Criminal Records  EIN News

Clean Slate Seeks to Empower Communities by Expunging Records: "Not Just to Survive But To Live"  Ms. Magazine

Advancing Gender Equity for Justice-Impacted Women in the Aftermath of COVID-19  Center For American Progress

'Women Need a Clean Slate' After Prison  Crime Report

STATEMENT: CAP's Rebecca Vallas Applauds Virginia's Automatic Record-Sealing Legislation  Center For American Progress

RELEASE: New CAP Issue Brief Highlights Gender Equity Policies for Justice-Impacted Women in the Aftermath of COVID-19  Center For American Progress

Advancing Clean Slate: The Need for Automatic Record Clearance During the Coronavirus Pandemic  Center For American Progress

Funders Are Backing a Push to Clean Criminal Records. For Many Involved, it's Personal — Inside Philanthropy  Inside Philanthropy

Expansive NY Bill To Expunge Criminal Records Gains Steam  Law360

The Women Fighting for Cannabis Justice and Data Transparency in the U.S. Prison System  Vogue

Clearing criminal records through Cannabis Expungement Act | Top Stories |  WAND

For many with criminal convictions in their past, the ‘Clean Slate’ bill would open doors long closed  The CT Mirror

Bill to automatically erase certain criminal records gets boost from Connecticut clergy  Hartford Courant

N.Y. lawmakers propose 'clean slate' measure to clear convictions  New York Daily News

Michigan criminal record expungement bills head to Whitmer's desk  Detroit Free Press

Here's how Michigan's expungement laws will change this spring  Detroit Free Press

New ‘Clean Slate’ laws to automate criminal record expungement process, expand eligibility criteria in Michigan  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Kewanee residents offered second chance to expunge criminal records  Kewanee Star Courier

New bill seeks to clear path to clearing your record in Virginia  WWBT NBC12 News

Tarrant County Offers 5th Annual Expunction Clinic Virtually  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Detroit residents can apply now for help with expungement under new laws  Detroit Free Press

Lawmakers approve expungement of first-time DUIs, automatic record clearing for juveniles  Detroit Free Press

RELEASE: On Its One Year Anniversary, Pennsylvania's Clean Slate Law Has Cleared Nearly 35 Million Records  Center For American Progress

“A Load Off Your Chest”—Criminal Record Expungement During the Pandemic  Filter

Michigan criminal record expungement bills a step closer to Senate vote  Detroit Free Press

What pending changes to expungement laws mean for setting aside criminal records in Michigan

State Officials: Nearly 500000 Marijuana Arrest Records Have Been Expunged  WTTW News

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds Senators Casey and Ernst for Introducing the Bipartisan Clean Slate Act  Center For American Progress

Louisiana bill aims to decriminalize marijuana, work towards expungement  KATC Lafayette News

A Look at Illinois' Marijuana Expungement Efforts - WTTW News  WTTW News

STATEMENT: Michigan Becomes Latest State To Pass Clean Slate Legislation, First To Include Felonies  Center For American Progress

Expungement And Sealing Of Records Help Ex-Criminals Return To Work  NPR

Up Next Biden Proposes Federal Aid To Help States Expunge Marijuana Records  Marijuana Moment

Tougher penalties for mail theft in Georgia close to clearing General Assembly  Northwest Georgia News

Polis Issues New 'Narrow' Pardons For 2732 Marijuana-Related Convictions  Colorado Public Radio

Washington Governor Vetoes Bill That Would Have Automatically Cleared Criminal Records  The Appeal

Pot legalization was to bring expungements to many with records in Illinois. Numbers so far are low, but more are expected to be on the way.  Chicago Tribune

Americans with criminal records will be left out of the recovery if we don't fix these policies  CNN

Michigan ‘Clean Slate’ plan could take years to implement  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Criminal records can be a ‘life sentence to poverty.’ This state is automatically sealing some.  Washington Post

Getting a Job with a Criminal Record Post COVID-19  Lexology

How to erase your criminal record (yes, that's a thing!)  FOX 29

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

A Record Means Discrimination—But National Expungement Week Is Here  Filter

He’s waited 14 months for a clean slate, but coronavirus making expungement backlog worse

For Many With Criminal Convictions In Their Past, The 'Clean Slate' Bill Would Open Doors  Connecticut Public Radio

Bill would erase minor marijuana convictions in Florida  Orlando Sentinel

Land Of Lincoln Legal Aid Will Host A Virtual Expungement Day

Clear more criminal records to give people a fresh start  Raleigh News & Observer

In one year, Pa.‘s Clean Slate law has erased 35 million crimes. What’s next?  Morning Call

Opinion | The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

Illinois county officials begin clearing low-level marijuana possession cases from court records  Chicago Tribune

NC's Second Chance Act: Free legal help, new toolkit can help people clear their past criminal convictions  WTVD-TV

Proposal to erase minor convictions from criminal record checks  Personnel Today

Five Things You Didn't Know About Clearing Your Record  The Marshall Project

'Reintegration Portfolio' Launched to Help People with Criminal Records Break Down Job Barriers  Crime Report

Virginia lawmakers pass bill that would allow people to seal some criminal records  The Virginian-Pilot

Can’t get a job, housing because of a criminal record in California? This bill might help  Press-Enterprise

It may become easier to clear criminal history in Michigan  Detroit Free Press

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

Expungement Clinic In Homewood Saturday To Help With Clearing Criminal Records  90.5 WESA

If Arizona Legalizes Weed, Top Prosecutors Would Be Key To Clearing Past Convictions  The Appeal

Legal marijuana is winning. But getting an arrest off your record isn’t so easy.


Virtual Expungement Week planned Sept. 21-25  Alton Telegraph

Op-Ed: Pennsylvania expungement reforms continue to miss mark  The Center Square

How a Sacramento pop-up expungement clinic is helping to give felons a second chance  Sacramento Bee

Gordon-Booth Touts Program To Help Expunge Cannabis Convictions  Peoria Public Radio

Piece of Mind: Lock 'n Load, All Texans?  88.9 KETR

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Clean Slate Campaign aims to give certain Delawareans with criminal records a fresh start - 47abc  WMDT

There’s No Such Thing as Expunging a Criminal Record Anymore  Slate

Legislature approves bill package to help more people clear criminal records  Michigan Radio

Op-Ed: It’s time for the next step in Clean Slate reform  The Center Square

State pressured to wipe away pot arrests | Local News |  The Salem News

The Suicide Squad Gave Harley Quinn Her Fresh Start in the Coolest Way  Screen Rant

Mayor urges eligible Detroiters to apply now for expungement assistance, before new law takes effect April 11 | City of Detroit  City of Detroit

Automatic Sealing? Expungement? As They Legalize Marijuana, New York Lawmakers Negotiate Clearing Criminal Records  Gotham Gazette

In NJ, certain cannabis convictions can now be cleared from criminal records  NJBIZ

Why states are rushing to seal tens of millions of old criminal records  The Economist

CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

Learn steps to clear your criminal record at March 23 Lunch & Learn session  Northdallasgazette

Clean Slate: New law makes clearing your record, getting back to work easier  FOX13 Memphis

House passes bills to clear criminal records – Arizona Capitol Times  Arizona Capitol Times