State Survey – Considering Criminal Convictions In Private Employment Decisions  JD Supra

Nearly 300 people in Durham get criminal charges from teenage years expunged  WTVD-TV

Indiana's "Second Chance Law" Seals Criminal Records. But Fines And Fees Can Stand In The Way  WFYI

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

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

Clean Slate Program may help thousands in Northeast Michigan expunge criminal records – WBKB 11  WBKB-TV

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

Waterloo, business group spar over 'ban the box' law limiting criminal record inquiries  Des Moines Register

Durham wipes clean criminal record of hundreds of teens  Yahoo News

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

Criminal record likely to remain in fake work injury  Business Insurance

Illinois Amends Human Rights Act for New Criminal Conviction Provision  The National Law Review

Buffalo Police face record-keeping 'avalanche' from criminal justice reform, police reform

New Illinois Law Protects Workers with Criminal Records  SHRM

Justice in Reentry for Formerly Incarcerated LGBTQ People and People Living With HIV  Center For American Progress

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

Post Office scandal: Postmasters await Appeal Court ruling  BBC News

San Antonio airport shooting suspect had lengthy criminal record, no history of violent offenses  KSAT San Antonio

Criminal Records Linger Long After A Conviction. This Bill Would Allow More People To Seal Their Records.

Man Killed by Deputy Recalled as Storyteller, Jokester  U.S. News & World Report

How to get your criminal record expunged under Michigan’s new ‘Clean Slate’ laws  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Advocates call for Senate vote on bill that would wipe out minor crimes from criminal records  WFSB

RGV Border Patrol Agents Arrest Two Criminal Aliens  Customs and Border Protection

Mother charged after police find 10-year-old dead in car trunk  Courier Journal

Tinder’s plan for criminal record checks raises fears of ‘lifelong punishment’  The Guardian

Ohio Co. suspect shot by deputy has criminal record, court records show  14 News WFIE Evansville

Man suspected of causing millions in damage by stealing metal from Portland businesses

A ‘proven’ record vs. new blood in Democratic primary for state attorney general  The Virginian-Pilot

Michigan criminal record expungement ‘Clean Slate’ bill expands eligibility  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Police report, audit detail falsified background checks at James Singleton Charter School

The Facts on Marijuana Equity and Decriminalization  Center For American Progress

Illinois Tightens Restrictions on Use Of Criminal Conviction Information  JD Supra

Rocky won't charge for criminal record, vulnerable sector checks

RI Public Defender to present workshop on criminal record expungement  The Providence Journal

Arrest mugshots shouldn't be public records, some NC lawmakers say

Collin County DA's Office announces criminal record expunction program  Star Local Media

Cavalier, ND, municipal judge pleads guilty to Game and Fish violations  Grand Forks Herald

Are These Rumors About Daunte Wright's Criminal Record True?

Guest column: Exonerees need to be fairly compensated  The Florida Times-Union

How broken policing is breaking our democracy

Opinion: Ease expungement of past crimes and help people gain second chances  OregonLive

French prosecutors open terror probe in official’s killing  Charlotte Observer

Greensboro Goodwill highlights 'Jobs on the Outside' program during Second Chance Month  WXII12 Winston-Salem

New IHRA Amendments Severely Limit Employers’ Ability to Consider Criminal Background  JD Supra

Illinois Tightening Restrictions on Criminal Background Check Use  The National Law Review

Review: Platitudes are not enough. We need to see criminal justice reform in action.  America Magazine

Philadelphia Expands Background Screening Ordinance | The Legal Intelligencer

Florida needs to help kids clear their criminal records  Orlando Sentinel

Large Majorities Favor Congressional Proposals Limiting Negative Consequences of Criminal Records for Jobs, Housing, Voting, New UMD Survey Finds  PRNewswire

Nessel: No criminal charges arising from circulation of Unlock Michigan petition  Detroit Free Press

Criminal Background Checks: Cautious Employers Could Cost Their Company - Employment and HR - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

Illinois Enacts Sweeping Changes Impacting Employer Use of Criminal Conviction ‎Records with Respect to Applicants and Employees  JD Supra

Michigan Works agencies split $4 million to help expunge criminal records  ABC 12 News

6 Best Sites for Background Checks Online: How to Do a Free Public Records Search  Miami Herald

Lengthy criminal record for Lumberton man charged by deputies in fatal I-95 road rage shooting  WITN

Why is Derek Chauvin unlikely to face maximum sentence?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A legal helping hand for people with criminal records  The Connection

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

Restorative Justice, Part 2: N.H. adult court diversion can save lives, but is offered inconsistently and not tracked  Monadnock Ledger Transcript

Suspect in officer-involved shooting outside jail had criminal record  KSL NewsRadio

Manhattan DA ending prosecution of prostitution, unlicensed massage  Atlanta Journal Constitution

In 2020, Jackson surpassed a 28-year-old homicide record. In 2021, it could break that record.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Public Record Oswego County Police Blotter | Oswego County  NNY360

Tracking criminal homicides in Indianapolis  Fox 59

Ruling party proposes database to help protect children from sex crimes  The Japan Times

Detroit Man Sentenced In Christmas Eve Larceny, Police Chase  WHMI

Federal background checks on ammunition sales pushed by Democrats  The Highland County Press

Citing McGirt ruling, Oklahoma court tosses convictions of drunk driver who killed two sisters

Illinois Amends "Ban the Box" Law for Background Checks  ESR NEWS

Arrest made in connection with Minneapolis shooting that injured National Guard soldiers Press

Bill allowing name changes for convicted individuals passes House  Capitol News Illinois

Gun sales in US spike to record highs in 2020 and 2021, data suggests KXTV

Derek Chauvin will only be sentenced on his most serious charge. Here's why  WESH Orlando

$4 million investment goes to Clean Slate Pilot program to assist returning citizens with setting aside a conviction  WILX-TV

Despite pushback from landlords, Ann Arbor bans criminal background checks

Wyatt Janz, Ryder, sentenced to 75 days time served, 2 years probation, for burglary, theft, criminal mischief  Minot Daily News

Privacy or rehabilitation? How criminal records are treated in Japan  The Japan Times

Athens to hold arrest record restriction event for misdemeanor charges  Red and Black

Lawman who took cash in sting gets 2-year sentence  Arkansas Online

Illinois Enacts Stronger Anti-Discrimination And Equal Pay Laws Focusing On Criminal Convictions And Demographic Reporting - Employment and HR - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

EXPLAINER: What next after Chauvin's conviction on 3 counts?  The Associated Press

Woman pleads to reduced charges in elderly woman's neglect death  The Augusta Chronicle

Capitol Hill Dems push for federal background checks on ammunition sales  Pennsylvania Capital-Star

Evanston Man Files Lawsuit Against Police Officers After June 2018 Arrest  NBC Chicago

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

Is marijuana legal in Birmingham now? Not at all, say city leaders

Police report, audit suggest James Singleton School's background checks fabricated

Illinois House narrowly passes bill to lessen some drug possession penalties  The State Journal-Register

Survey Reveals Americans Want Employers To End Discrimination Against Job Seekers With Criminal Backgrounds; Kelly CEO Encourages Companies To Act  GlobeNewswire

New Mexico Will Join the Growing List of States Where Recreational Marijuana is Legal  JD Supra

Christians Should Change How They Talk About People with a Criminal Record - Word&Way  Word and Way

Greenville apartment complex Belle Meade accused of discrimination with background checks  Greenville News

Twisp man faces sentencing on four sexual abuse charges – Methow Valley News  Methow Valley News

Second person arrested for last week's armed robbery  The Hutchinson News

Illinois Enacts Employee Background Fairness Act | Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP - JDSupra  JD Supra

Tinder Background Checks | Avast  Security Boulevard

Best Phone Number Lookup with Name [Free Trials of 2021]  Observer

Kendra Brooks’ eviction bills might have finally cracked the code for fair housing | Editorial  The Philadelphia Inquirer

OSHA Advises Employers Not To Record Adverse Reactions From Voluntary COVID-19 Vaccines On The 300 Log - Employment and HR - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

Hilton principal accused of sexual abuse has two DWI convictions  13WHAM-TV