Chester man whose murder conviction was set aside gets suspended term for felony marijuana charge

Automatic Clearing of Records  National Conference of State Legislatures

Appeals Court denies convicted murderer's request for new trial, judge recusal  WLBT

Judge overturns murder conviction for man found guilty of killing Chesterfield teen  WWBT NBC12 News

The rules relating to District Court appeals to set aside criminal convictions: Huynh VR - Criminal Law - Australia  Mondaq News Alerts

ASU Law clinic to help clean community members' records of marijuana charges  Arizona State University

Man convicted of shooting neighbor in Fredericksburg urges judge to reconsider verdict

7th Circuit upholds spoofing conviction despite Sullivan & Cromwell conflict  Reuters

Judge Unlikely to Grant Post-Trial Motion for Acquittal for Former NY Courts Employee Convicted in Threats Case | New York Law Journal

Judge sentences Lexington mom to probation in Heath infant death case  The Newark Advocate

Detroit-area man wrongly convicted of two murders awarded about $10M  WXYZ

Lawyers seek to overturn conviction in 2013 murder case; cite prosecutorial misconduct  Newsday

Trial canceled for co-defendant of man whose murder conviction was overturned

CBI opposes Chhota Rajan’s interim bail plea in Bombay HC  The Indian Express

Judge sets aside jury verdict that found man guilty of killing Chesterfield teen

Top South African Court to Review Zuma Contempt Conviction  Bloomberg

“My son deserves better”: Chesterfield mother speaks out after judge overturns murder conviction  8News

Juror should not have been seated in 2016 vehicular homicide case, appeals court says in setting aside conviction  Montrose Daily Press

State Supreme Court says inmates who didn’t kill and protest murder conviction have right to lawyer  San Francisco Chronicle

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

Attempted murder conviction quashed, sentence set aside, new trial ordered  Bahamas Tribune

Senate infrastructure talks near deal  The Washington Post

New Mexico lawmakers hear from public safety officials on potential cannabis issues  Santa Fe New Mexican

New NYC Law Requires Two-Step Background Checks and Expands List of Pre-Adverse Action Factors  JD Supra

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

William Darby, Huntsville police officer who remained on city’s payroll after murder conviction, reportedly r

‘Pop said to keep it a secret’: Grandfather loses rape appeal  Chronicle

NYCCHR Releases Updated Fair Chance Act Guidance Ahead of Important Changes  JD Supra

Amazon Rainforest Deforestation, Land Grabs Surge Under Bolsonaro in Brazil  Bloomberg

Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals denies motion filed in ‘Innocent Man’ case  KFOR Oklahoma City

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

Arizona Eases Certain Restrictions for Workers with Criminal Histories  SHRM

Can you get the state to pay for wrongfully imprisoning you?  Times of India

New Trial Ordered For Pennsylvania Man Accused Of Killing Wife And Faking ATV Crash To Cover Up  CBS Pittsburgh

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

Ottawa man convicted of rape

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

Portland man who fatally shot sister's boyfriend asks Maine's high court to set aside conviction  Bangor Daily News

Explained: What is a dying declaration, and when can it be set aside?  The Indian Express

Michigan Officials Wipe Away Past Marijuana-Related Convictions

Cop Convicted of Murder Finally Resigns from City Payroll — More Than Two Months After the Jury’s Verdict  Law & Crime

Tom Barrack, Donald Trump and the (other) most corrupt White House in history  MSNBC

Local News: Man pleads guilty to statutory rape (7/24/21)  Monett Times

SJC orders new sentencing for teen convicted in 2010 murder of 14-year-old Nicholas Fomby-Davis  The Boston Globe

Hinds Co. board president to call another special meeting, again to oust David Archie  WLBT

Thousands in Northeast Michigan eligible to have certain convictions set aside -

First AG Nessel conviction expungement fair to be held in Genesee County  ABC 12 News

Court of Appeal overturns Tengku Adnan’s RM2m corruption conviction in split decision  Malay Mail

Conviction set aside in 1993 Michigan cold case in dispute over DNA expert  Detroit Free Press

IHC to hear plea against Nawaz’s acquittal in Flagship case

Pa. Supreme Court orders new murder trial for Joe Fitzpatrick III in ATV crash death case  York Daily Record

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

Expungement of Convictions Set to Begin in Arizona, Albeit Under Limited Circumstances  JD Supra

New legislation sets aside misdemeanor marijuana convictions  The Pioneer

Khadija's attacker given technical remissions, not legal: minister

Police chief, prosecutor at odds with county bar association over judge's ruling  Chesterfield Observer

Court Sets Aside Conviction of Companies Allegedly Linked to Patience Jonathan  THISDAY Newspapers

Appeal Court Sets Aside Conviction Of Companies Linked To Patience Jonathan  Channels Television

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

Michigan House passes bill allowing judges to set aside one-time drunk driving convictions  Fox17

Appeals court rejects bid by William Strampel to have misconduct conviction set aside  Lansing State Journal

Lt. Gov. Gilchrist: $4M invested into state's Clean Slate Pilot program

Plan to allow expungement of first-time drunken driving convictions advances in Michigan legislature

High Court sets aside conviction of IAS officer  The Hindu

Catch and release  Mountain Democrat

Warren County village must pay $1.1M for ‘atrocious and utterly intolerable’ treatment of ex-worker  Hamilton Journal News

Man convicted in death of abusive woman wants case set aside  Associated Press

Oklahoma County judge sets aside murder conviction

Cannot set aside convictions based on compromise between parties: Bombay HC  Hindustan Times

Activision Blizzard lawsuit alleges gender-based discrimination  The Washington Post

Court sets aside conviction in Rs 34L cheque-bounce case  The Tribune India

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

Here's how you can get your marijuana-related criminal convictions expunged in Michigan  Detroit Metro Times

Watch: Hancock proposes $450M infrastructure plan, new arena, at 2021 State of the City  FOX 31 Denver

Malaysia's ex-PM Najib starts appeal against 1MDB-linked conviction, jail sentence  Reuters

Supreme Court sets aside conviction of three lawyers for misconduct  The Nation Newspaper

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

Conviction set aside in '93 cold case in dispute over expert  WWMT-TV

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

Nicholas Godejohn asks judge to set aside murder conviction  KNWA

Olympics: Kristof Milak Pushes 1:52.22 to Lead 200 Butterfly Semis by 2.75 Seconds  Swimming World Magazine

Consider the Obeid result before meddling with the ICAC  Sydney Morning Herald

Michigan’s New Marijuana-Conviction Expungement Law: Pros and Cons  Filter

Senator plans to resubmit DUI expungement bill vetoed by Governor Whitmer  Michigan Radio

Analysis | The Daily 202: Trump is MIA as Biden, McConnell, Scalise, Hannity urge vaccinations  The Washington Post

‘Tied’ up by law: Bombay HC sets aside conviction of accused in minor daughter’s rape case  The Indian Express

Judge overturns guilty verdict in first Operation Stolen Innocence trial  Tallahassee Democrat

Settlement no ground for setting aside conviction in non-compoundable cases: Bombay high court  Hindustan Times

Attorneys file motion to vacate convictions, request reimbursement  Mcalester News Capital

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

Murder conviction set aside; man was shackled at trial  The Detroit News

Dozens who say they were framed by corrupt Chicago drug squad demand exoneration  NBC News

First-time drunken driving expungement bills a step closer to Senate vote  Detroit Free Press

Self-Confessed Cannibal Loses Appeal To Be Removed From Deathroll  New

Michigan Governor Vetoes Bill to Let 1-Time DUI Offenders Clear Record  Insurance Journal

Godejohn Seeks Setting Aside of Conviction in Blanchard Murder  Ozarks Independent

Arizona’s New Law Affords Second Chances to Arizonans With Criminal Convictions  JD Supra

State Offers Millions To Help Erase Criminal Convictions -

Survey: Supermajority of Americans Support Expunging Marijuana-Related Convictions  Norml

Brazil News: Lula's Carwash Convictions Annulled, Clearing Way to Run Again  Bloomberg