Richmond County making criminal expungement process easier

Richmond County’s first Record Restriction Summit will happen on October 20th. If you qualify, you can have your criminal record restricted. Fill out the application linked below to find out ahead of time if you qualify. CLICK HERE for the online application to see if you qualify to have your record restricted. If you have […]

Expungement Fairs for Formerly incarcerated Detroiters

Formerly incarcerated Detroiters face many barriers when trying to reintegrate back into their communities. These job seekers are often denied employment, and even housing, based on their criminal histories. Lack of employment, compounded by persistent conditions of poverty, has led to an ugly cycle of recidivism for many of the city’s residents. Project Clean Slate […]

50-State Comparison Judicial Expungement, Sealing, and Set-aside

Expungement (also called “expunction”) is a court-ordered process in which the legal record of an arrest or a criminal conviction is “sealed,” or erased in the eyes of the law. When a conviction is expunged, the process may also be referred to as “setting aside a criminal conviction.” The availability of expungement, and the procedure […]

Minnesota Legislature Looking to Improve Expungement Law

Minnesota Legislature Looking to Improve Expungement Law

There is a group of Minnesota House Members and Senators that have come together to form the Expungement Working Group. On Tuesday, they had their third meeting in three months, and at this meeting lawmakers heard public testimony on the current issues surrounding expungement law. Much of the testimony focused on the effect a criminal […]

8 Ways an Expungement or Criminal Record Sealing Can Help You

8 Ways an Expungement or Criminal Record Sealing Can Help You

Millions of Americans are facing challenges everyday because a criminal record from their past continues to haunt them. A prior arrest or conviction prevents former offenders from reintegrating into society, but an expungementor sealing can help these individuals have the life they desire and deserve. With even a small blemish on your record, you can experience […]

Expungement workshop this week in Jersey City, NJ

Expungement workshop this week in Jersey City, NJ

By Patrick Villanova The Jersey Journal The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office will host a free workshop Thursday on the steps for erasing juvenile or criminal record. The workshop, titled “Learn How to Erase Your Juvenile/Criminal Record” is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. at World Outreach Christian Church at 122 Grant Ave. in Jersey City. Assistant […]

Expungements in the 50 States

Expungements in the 50 States

Judicial Expungement, Sealing, and Set-aside is a 19 page document that provides guidance in the following areas: All or Most Offenses First Offenders Probationary Sentences (including deferred adjudication) Misdemeanors Only Pardoned Offenses Juvenile Adjudication No conviction records Access the document using this link: https://reo.workforcegps.org/resources/2014/06/09/20/59/expungements-in-the-50-states   Please follow and like us: