Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds Delaware for Becoming the 6th State To Pass Clean Slate Legislation  Center For American Progress

Dallas County residents can clean up their criminal records through free annual program  The Dallas Morning News

Research And Analysis More States Consider Automatic Criminal Record Expungement  The Pew Charitable Trusts

In Dallas County, a Program Offers the Chance to Clear Your Record  Dallas Observer

Arizonans with minor pot charges can now apply for expungement  ABC15 Arizona

A Criminal Record Shouldn't Be a Life Sentence to Poverty  Center For American Progress

Checkr Launches Expungement Solution and Sets Goal to Clear 1,000 Job Seekers' Records for Free  PRNewswire

Clearing Cloudy Records: Southern Arizona NORML expungement clinic coming to Tucson on Saturday  Tucson Weekly

Clearing a Path from Prison to the Bar Exam  The 74

Utah ‘clean slate’ law: Does it clear your criminal record?  Deseret News

New Phone App Makes It Easier To Clear Past Offenses From Criminal Records  Wisconsin Public Radio News

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

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

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

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

Narrowed ‘clean slate’ bill wins final passage  The CT Mirror

Looking to clear a criminal record in Mississippi? Free legal workshop available to residents  Clarion Ledger

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

New marijuana law puts light on criminal justice reform in Virginia  8News

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

As more states legalize marijuana, people with drug convictions want their records cleared  PBS NewsHour

Tarrant County offering virtual clinic to clean criminal records  Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Clearing criminal records through Cannabis Expungement Act | Top Stories | wandtv.com  WAND

Expansive NY Bill To Expunge Criminal Records Gains Steam  Law360

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds Passage of Connecticut's Clean Slate Legislation, Urges Gov. Lamont To Sign It Into Law  Center For American Progress

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

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

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

California lawmakers eye aiding those with criminal records  FOX40

Gov. Ned Lamont signs ‘clean slate’ bill erasing criminal records of more than 300,000 Connecticut residents into law but expresses concern that more categories of serious crime were not excluded  Hartford Courant

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds Gov. Lamont for Signing Clean Slate Into Law  Center For American Progress

'Legal Tune Up' tool helps Wisconsinites clear eligible criminal records  Madison.com

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

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

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

Connecticut Senate passes clean slate bill to erase past criminal convictions. Republicans say crimes like stalking, criminally negligent homicide, shouldn’t be included.  Hartford Courant

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

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

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

STATEMENT: CAP Applauds the Senate and House Reintroductions of the Bipartisan Clean Slate Act  Center For American Progress

Expungement fair offers ‘second chance’ to more than 700 people in Genesee County  MLive.com

King County Council approves $42M for court backlog  Daily Record-News

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

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

Opinion | The Case for Expunging Criminal Records  New York Times

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

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

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

People with N.J. weed cases want new chance in first-time offender programs. New law isn’t helping.  NJ.com

Vt. bill expanding expungements for old crimes moves forward  WCAX

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

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

Expunction offers a second chance in Collin County  Spectrum News

Lawmakers reach compromise to pass Clean Slate bill this week | News, Sports, Jobs  The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

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

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

A Look at Illinois' Marijuana Expungement Efforts | Chicago News | WTTW  WTTW News

Michigan's new expungement laws offer second chance  Associated Press

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

Lawmakers reach compromise to pass Clean Slate | NY State | hudsonvalley360.com  Hudson Valley 360

Arizona advocates helping clear marijuana charges off criminal records  12news.com KPNX

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

TJ Donovan: Expungement bill is a jobs bill — and the right thing to do  vtdigger.org

RELEASE: Report Highlights Recent Bipartisan Momentum for Clean Slate and Fair Chance Licensing Reforms in the States  Center For American Progress

New Az law allows clearing marijuana offenses from criminal records  TucsonSentinel.com

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

How Clean are 'Clean Slates'?  Court News Ohio

Got an arrest in Collin County? A new program could help you clear it from your record  The Dallas Morning News

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

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

The Top 12 Solutions To Cut Poverty in the United States  Center For American Progress

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

Michigan Officials Wipe Away Past Marijuana-Related Convictions  Radioresultsnetwork.com

A clean slate: Phoenix event gives legal help to expunge marijuana-related arrests from criminal records  FOX 10 News Phoenix

Florida needs to help kids clear their criminal records  Orlando Sentinel

NY Cannabis Law Is National Blueprint For Pot Expungement  Law360

Senate takes up $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal, signaling a breakthrough for a top Biden priority.  The New York Times

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

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

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

Marijuana-related crimes can now be expunged from records in Arizona  FOX 10 News Phoenix

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

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

People deserve clean slates: Criminal records impede post-COVID economic recovery in Black and Brown communities  New York Daily News

5 Reasons For Record Deforestation in Colombia  Insightcrime.org

CA courts failing promise to clear old marijuana convictions  Sacramento Bee

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

Felony record expungement gives chance at fresh start; law to expand April 11  FOX 2 Detroit

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

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

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

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

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

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

An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands  BBC News

Collateral Consequences and the Enduring Nature of Punishment  brennancenter.org

New online tool helps individuals clean up criminal and eviction records  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

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

Busted for marijuana? You can clear your record in Arizona - KGUN  KGUN