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

Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

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

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

Vermont law expanding expungement eligibility goes into effect Thursday  WPTZ

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

Legalized marijuana in Virginia: What happens to prior drug charges?  13newsnow.com WVEC

Letter: Unsealing Opportunity –The Need for CORI Sealing Services  Jamaica Plain News

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

A wave of new criminal justice laws were enacted in Colorado. Here are the big takeaways.  Colorado Newsline

Community leaders want to help people in Battle Creek navigate expungement  Battle Creek Enquirer

State Senate considers sealing criminal records for released prisoners  North Country Public Radio

Governor Polis Signs Collateral Consequences Reform Bill  Pagosa Daily Post

Advocates Push For Broader Changes To DC Record-Sealing Laws  DCist

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ohio women credit second chance education and support for successful reentry to society  Soapbox Cincinnati

NY's Clean Slate bill takes second chances too far  New York Post

Three criminal justice bills seek to advance rehabilitation of offenders, but some aren't on board  Colorado Springs Independent

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

Virginia Lawmakers Pass Bill to Seal Some Criminal Records  NBC4 Washington

ISU Expungement Clinic Helps People With Criminal Records Get A Fresh Start  WGLT

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Letter: Criminal records should not be hidden | Letters | thelcn.com  The Livingston County News

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

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

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

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

July 8 - Georgia Power Foundation announces $500000 investment in Georgia Justice Project initiative  Savannah Business Journal

Georgia Power Foundation announces $500,000 investment in Georgia Justice Project initiative  PRNewswire

How Clean are 'Clean Slates'?  Court News Ohio

Lawmakers trying to reach compromise on criminal record expungement  Richmond.com

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

A criminal record can be a lifelong sentence. Lawmakers want to provide a clean slate.  Roanoke Times

California lawmakers eye aiding those with criminal records  FOX40

Grant assists Georgia Justice Project with conviction seals - True Citizen  True Citizen

Boyd hopes to seal records for former criminals  Times Record

Bill would erase some lingering criminal records  WXXI News

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

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

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

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

Free expungement of criminal records workshop  The Miami Times

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

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

Expansive NY Bill To Expunge Criminal Records Gains Steam  Law360

Free expungement clinic hopes to give some Arizonans a second chance  AZFamily

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

Michigan prepares to automate expungement of criminal records  StateScoop

POINT/COUNTERPOINT: House Bill 21-1214: Should it be easier to seal criminal records?  Colorado Springs Gazette

Coloradans convicted of marijuana possession could easily get their record sealed under new bill  The Colorado Sun

Attorney: New Georgia law to benefit those who have made past criminal mistakes  Savannah Morning News

Editorial: Arrest records shouldn’t be automatically sealed from public view  The Denver Post

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

Albany Dems reach deal on Less is More and Clean Slate reforms  New York Daily News

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

D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine offers to seal arrest records of over 200 BLM protesters  CBS News

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

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

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

Forging a clean slate: Lawmakers reach compromise to bill to seal criminal records  The Daily News Online

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

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

DC Attorney General To Seal Some Arrest Records From 2020 Protests  DCist

Proposed Bill Aims To Purge 2.3 Million New Yorkers' Criminal Records  Gothamist

Bill could allow people to seal their criminal records  Williston Daily Herald

Advocates pushing for Clean Slate bill | NY State | hudsonvalley360.com  Hudson Valley 360

Virginians could have some criminal records expunged under pending legislation  Richmond.com

Why Bail Reform and Record Expungement Can't Be Separated  Crime Report

Virginia's Sealed and Expunged Records Legislation Doesn't Mean Anything For Your Security Clearance - ClearanceJobs  ClearanceJobs

LegalWorks looks to change lives by sealing criminal records  Crain's Cleveland Business

Expunction offers a second chance in Collin County  Spectrum News

Bill In New York Legislature Would Erase Some Lingering Criminal Records  WSKG.org

Lawmakers, advocates push for ‘clean slate’ bill to expunge some convictions  NEWS10 ABC

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

A slew of new laws seek to reform Colorado's criminal justice system  RealVail

Pa. residents with court debt could have their records automatically sealed under new bill  WHYY

State lawmakers ponder a Clean Slate | NY State | hudsonvalley360.com  Hudson Valley 360

Advocates, state judicial leaders seek to streamline expungement process  WECT

Cannabis-Legal States Aim to Make Up for Decades of Social Injustice | Failures and Hopes - Benzinga  Benzinga

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

Attorney general expands program to help Minnesotans seal their criminal records  Bring Me The News

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

SJ County loses $220 million because of old criminal records, legislation proposes relief  Stockton Record

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

Ohio State and community partners developing project to seal criminal records  The Ohio State University News

Your rights when you’re looking for a job and you have a criminal record  The Philadelphia Inquirer