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Proposal nixes expungement, expands sealing of criminal records

Bucks County wants to help certain offenders clear their criminal records. Here's how  Bucks County Courier Times

Congress has chance to wipe the slate clean for formerly convicted. They should take it.  USA TODAY

Sealing the Past: Criminal Record Reform Could Help Coloradans Outlive Their Mistakes  Westword

Nevada Legal Services, dispensary partner for presentation on criminal record sealing  FOX5 Las Vegas

Virtual event to offer educational resources on criminal record expungement  Brunswick News

California Officials Have Failed To Seal Thousands Of Marijuana Conviction Records  Marijuana Moment

Free Record Sealing Clinic Offers Second Chance for Colorado Offenders | Westword  Westword

Dozens of Coloradans with criminal records given a second chance in Aurora KUSA

Virginia: Officials Seal Nearly 400000 Marijuana Convictions  Norml

EDITORIAL: Crime: Expungement of minor offenses warranted  Yahoo News

EDITORIAL BY THE MANKATO (MINNESOTA) FREE PRESS: Expungement of minor offenses warranted  New Castle News

Van Hollen, Trone Introduce the Bipartisan Fresh Start Act to Remove Barriers for Justice-Impacted Individuals | US Senator Chris Van Hollen of Maryland  Senator Chris Van Hollen

Advocates renew push for Clean Slate — Queens Daily Eagle  Queens Daily Eagle

County attorney now doing expungements  Mankato Free Press

Expungement Day set in Jersey County  Alton Telegraph

Why Is California Failing Thousands of People With Cannabis Records?  Filter

Virginia: Officials Seal Over 64,000 Misdemeanor Marijuana Distribution Convictions  Norml

The Gap Where Marijuana Convictions Hurt Most  Next City

Eviction Record Expungement Can Remove Barriers to Stable Housing  Center For American Progress

Judge blocks NYPD officers from accessing sealed arrest records  Police News

The Source+ to Partner with Nevada Legal Services Throughout National Expungement Week  Cannabis Business Times

State lawmakers consider Clean Slate that would expunge criminal records  The Livingston County News

How to Seal or Expunge a Criminal Record: Free webinar hosted by Goodwill on July 21  The Apopka Voice

Reform advocates tell lawmakers more access to expungement could save state money, help people secure employment  Stillwater News Press

Nonprofit organization assists individuals with criminal records | Hawai'i Public Radio  Hawaiipublicradio

More States Consider Automatic Criminal Record Expungement  The Pew Charitable Trusts

Blog Publishes Senator's DUI Arrest Record, Down-Plea, and Punishment; Court Seals Record  Dakota Free Press

Amid labor shortage, workers with criminal records face job barriers  PublicSource

Don’t put blindfolds on NYPD’s cops: A court case threatens to disappear sealed files  New York Daily News

LA County DA to dismiss 60,000 past marijuana convictions  Santa Monica Daily Press

Michigan Works! kicks off Virtual Expungement Fair  WILX-TV

In Debate Over Bowser's Record Sealing Bill, Advocates Push For Broader Reforms – DCist  DCist

Editorial Roundup: Minnesota | State News |  Titusville Herald

Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

Editorial Roundup: Minnesota | State News  Argus Press

The Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council and Theory  GlobeNewswire

Spartz, Trone introduce the Fresh Start Act – The Times of Noblesville  The Times

Commentary: Clean slate bill will help economy and our communities  Times Union

Center for Arkansas Legal Services offers to seal criminal records for free  Times Record

Center for Arkansas Legal Services set to offer free advice  KATV

How to get your criminal record sealed or expunged in Pennsylvania  The Philadelphia Inquirer

Virginia Lawmakers Pass Bill to Seal Some Criminal Records  NBC4 Washington

State Bill Would Automatically Expunge Criminal Records (free article)  The Chief-Leader

JPMorgan Chase backs bill to expunge criminal records  Spectrum News

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

DC bill would simplify sealing criminal records after arrests without conviction  WTOP

Queens Assemblywoman Sponsors Bill That Would Seal and Expunge Criminal Records  Astoria Post

State lawmakers consider Clean Slate Act that would expunge criminal records  NNY360

Colorado lawmakers debate bill to make it easier for people to seal their criminal records  The Denver Channel

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

As other states ease the impact of marijuana convictions, Iowans continue to face harsh consequences

Columbus gets $500,000 to help residents seal criminal records  The Columbus Dispatch

New York Proposes "Clean Slate" Bill for Criminal Records  ESR NEWS

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

States make it easier to clear up criminal records  Axios

Long deadlocked, Virginia lawmakers reach compromise to seal past criminal convictions  Virginia Mercury

Queens BP's office hosts expungement talk — Queens Daily Eagle  Queens Daily Eagle

Records unsealed in criminal case against 5th Judicial District Judge accused of menacing  The Denver Gazette

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

Gwendale Boyd Willis Gets Her Record Expunged In Georgia 16 Years After Release  Black Enterprise

Unsealed records allege 5th Judicial District judge used AR-15 rifle in menacing case  Colorado Springs Gazette

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

District Attorney George Gascón to Dismiss Nearly 60,000 Cannabis Convictions

Expungement Crisis: The Long Wait to Restore 'Ruined Lives'  Crime Report

Want your record expunged or sealed in Sangamon County? How to register for consideration  The State Journal-Register

King County Awards $2.8 Million In Grants To Address The Disproportionate Impact Of Drug Enforcement Policies  Seattle Medium

California lawmakers back SB 731, which would largely expunge criminal records for those who complete their sentences  KABC-TV

Nessel, 21 other AGs calling on Congress to fund sealing and expungement of criminal records  WILX-TV

Criminal record expungement: When will Virginia be ready?  Virginia Mercury

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

States Push for 'Clean Slate' Laws to Boost Hiring  Bloomberg

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

Help Sealing Criminal Records Offered At Hyattsville Event

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

Bill In New York Legislature Would Erase Some Lingering Criminal Records

Thousands apply to clear records of marijuana offenses in Arizona, but many more have yet to act  The Arizona Republic

Boyd hopes to seal records for former criminals  Times Record

Learn about expunging a criminal record in Illinois in free Zoom session  WHBF -

Nearly 600000 New Yorkers Are Eligible to Have Their Records Sealed. Fewer Than 1800 of Them Have Succeeded.  The Appeal

Sealing the Record  Virginia Connection Newspapers

Coloradans Convicted Of Multiple Felonies Could Seal Their Records Under Bill At State Capitol  CBS Denver

Arizona House committee advances proposal to seal criminal records with court's OK  The Arizona Republic

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

Lawmakers trying to reach compromise on criminal record expungement

July legalization sets timeline to seal certain marijuana-related criminal records  WWBT NBC12 News

The problem with 'Clean Slate' policies: Could broader sealing of criminal records hurt more people than it helps?  Niskanen Center

California lawmakers eye aiding those with criminal records  FOX40

NY could automatically seal criminal records, reform parole  Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Lawmakers Want to Expunge Some Criminal Records to Boost Job Prospects  Spectrum News

Expungement clinic will help Iowans clear records of old criminal cases  Des Moines Register

How Clean are 'Clean Slates'?  Court News Ohio

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

Vermont law expanding expungement eligibility goes into effect Thursday  WPTZ

From prison to chaplain: Ga. law helped free me from past. More ex-offenders deserve same.  USA TODAY

Statement of U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia before the D.C. Council regarding Record Sealing  Department of Justice

Expansive NY Bill To Expunge Criminal Records Gains Steam  Law360

Queens lawmaker, advocates back bill to automatically expunge criminal records — Queens Daily Eagle  Queens Daily Eagle

House passes bill automatically sealing many criminal records 8 years after sentence completed  Roanoke Times