COVID-19 made getting away from marijuana criminal record more difficult  BU News Service

It's time to unlock higher education for Pennsylvanians with records | Opinion  Pennsylvania Capital-Star

Michigan bills would seal juvenile records, create automatic expungement  Detroit Free Press

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

Gov. Whitmer signs bipartisan criminal justice reform bills – WBKB 11  WBKB-TV

Their Juvenile Records Were Sealed. Decades Later, They've Reappeared.  The Appeal

Sealed criminal records still showing at FBI | Local News  The Salem News

New Report: States Must Do More to Protect Juvenile Records  Colorlines

Chester County “Clean Slate” program gives youth a fresh start | Opinion

Juvy record debate: Betts’ classmate supports law change, local judge opposes it  Dayton Daily News

CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

Juvenile Records Laws Must Be Reformed to Prevent Ongoing Racism  Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Rauner signs bills to expand criminal record sealing and juvenile record expungement  Illinois Policy

Judge could rule next week on Courant’s First Amendment challenge of law sealing some juvenile court cases  Hartford Courant

Prosecutors explain how to get a criminal conviction off your record  GazetteNET

Court rejects plan to seal juvenile records  Albuquerque Journal

California Governor Brown Signs SB 312 Authorizing Courts to Seal Juvenile Records for Certain Offenses  ESR NEWS

Few benefit from state's new expungement law | Local News  The Salem News

State ruling affirms easier sealing of juvenile-court records  The Seattle Times

Illinois, California Lead 50-State Ranking of Reentry Progress  Crime Report

Hundreds come to Jacksonville State Attorney’s Office to seal their criminal records  The Florida Times-Union

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

Should juvenile criminal records be kept secret?  Albuquerque Journal

Delaware made it too hard to expunge juvenile records. We're fixing that.  The News Journal

Senators advance bill to seal juvenile court records earlier  Lincoln Journal Star

Lawmakers agree to expungement of juvenile records | News |  The Daily News of Newburyport

For juvenile criminal records, privacy is too often a myth  Brookings Institution

Sealing Juvenile Records  New York Times

State sees surge in requests to seal criminal records  Eagle-Tribune

California passes legislation permitting individuals to seal juvenile records  Daily Californian

State took in over $132.8 million in criminal fines and fees in 2019

Gov. Northam Signs Law to Decriminalize Simple Possession of Marijuana, Seal Records

Juvenile Records Often Have Lifelong Consequences: Experts Say  Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Stroleny Law, PA Offers Criminal Defendants a Better Chance at Avoiding Criminal Convictions in Miami, FL - Press Release  Digital Journal

New law will erase some juvenile records in Colorado  KKTV 11 News

Pennsylvania Begins Automatically Sealing Millions of Criminal Records  Governing

Criminal record holders are being encouraged to seek sealing orders, expungement  Dorchester Reporter

Few taking advantage of juvenile record law | Local News  The Salem News

Our Nation is Fragmented Over Criminal Record Relief: Report  Crime Report

Kids who commit crimes in Maine still pay long after they turn 18  Bangor Daily News

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

NC court records should be public, but some are being sealed, investigation shows  WLOS

Nevada's New Record-Sealing Law: 'One of Broadest' in US  Crime Report

Expungement reform bill heads to North Carolina House floor  The Center Square

Miami-Dade Program Helps People Expunge or Seal Their Records  WLRN

It Just Became Easier to Clean A Criminal Record in the Garden State  NJ Spotlight

ACIC rep talks about sealed & expunged files  Camden News

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

For Juvenile Records, It's 'Justice by Geography'  Pacific Standard

Record sealing, expungement have the power to reduce crime, benefit Illinois' economy  Illinois Policy

Historic Pa. law to automatically seal millions of criminal charges starting Friday  WHYY

Advocates fight to erase shadow of juvenile court records  The Boston Globe

This Side Up: Too Much Heart for Most, Too Much Head for the Rest  Thoroughbred Daily News

A 'Record' 152 Laws Reducing Reentry Barriers Passed in 2019  Crime Report

Need your criminal record expunged? It just got a lot easier. Here's how it works

Second Chances: Why Massachusetts Needs to Clear Kids' Records  Boston magazine's Boston Daily

Senate criminal reform bill addresses juvenile justice, changing age of adulthood  Worcester Telegram

Hartford Courant files federal lawsuit challenging constitutionality of Connecticut Juvenile Transfer Act  Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

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

Judge denies former juvenile corrections nurse's motion to seal record  Idaho Press-Tribune

Record-sealing clinic slated for July 2 in New Lex  Zanesville Times Recorder

The gift of a second chance  Illinois Policy

Few take advantage of expungement law  The Daily News of Newburyport

Prosecutor outs effort to seal juvenile murder conviction  The Daily Herald

NYPD Kept Illegal Database of Juvenile Fingerprints  The Intercept

Seal the deal: New law gives youths a break  Real Change News

From bail reform to restoring voting rights and sealing records, Colorado's criminal justice system is getting a makeover  The Colorado Sun

Governor Signs Bill to Help Juvenile Offenders Seal Criminal Records, Get Jobs After Release  Centralia Chronicle

Path to getting court to seal record not always clear  Virginia Lawyers Weekly

New Minnesota law makes it easier to expunge criminal records  Minneapolis Star Tribune

State law that keeps juvenile records private also shields police from scrutiny, advocates say  Chicago Tribune

Using Innovation to Address Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System | The Legal Intelligencer

States Are Failing to Protect Juvenile Records, Study Shows  Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Land of Lincoln hosts clinic to expunge or seal criminal records in Carbondale  The Southern

Lawsuit Challenges Police Use of Sealed Arrest Records  The New York Times

Want your criminal record sealed? Free event can determine whether you’re eligible  Wichita Eagle

The Dangerous Myth That Juvenile Criminal Records Are Sealed Forever  Vocativ

Judge rules teen's case public in first hearing after juvenile privacy law overturned  CT Insider

Wisconsin expungement law proposal would give more second chances | Casey Hoff  The Sheboygan Press

Utah lawmakers pass the 'clean slate' bill to automatically clear the criminal records of people who earn an expungement  Salt Lake Tribune

Want to Clear Your Record? It'll Cost You $450  The Marshall Project

She's Wiping the Slate Clean on 30 Million Criminal Records  OZY

Two New Nevada Record Sealing Laws Go Into Effect  Public News Service

Model Law Proposes Automatic Expungement of Non-Conviction Records  Crime Report

How much jail will my son get for evading and eluding police? Blog

States Passed Record 94 'Restoration' Laws So Far This Year  Crime Report

Expungement process in North Dakota's Measure 3 criticized as 'remarkably horrible'  Grand Forks Herald

Reconciling criminal history open data and expungement  Sunlight Foundation

Prosecutor outs effort to seal man's juvenile murder conviction  KOMO News

Sheriff Gregory Tony has a secet: As a teenager, he shot and killed a man  Florida Bulldog

A Fresh Start: Expunging Criminal Convictions  Crime Report

Lexi Acello Named School of Law 2020-21 Pro Bono Fellow  University of Arkansas Newswire

Looking for 2020 Cheltenham Festival clues on Old Roan Chase day at Aintree

New Illinois law allows more residents to seal, expunge records during Second Chance Event

Mass. still has no clue how many people’s marijuana records should be cleared  The Boston Globe

The Erasure of the Official Record in a High-Profile Sex Abuse Case Reflects a Growing Trend  Willamette Week

Can I receive expungement for my indecent exposure conviction? Blog

Sealing or expunging a Massachusetts OUI arrest  Augusta Free Press

Recovery Budget delivers relief for Kimberley families and drives economic activity  Mirage News

States Reluctant to Free Juveniles During Pandemic  Crime Report