Indiana Governor Signs Executive Order to Ban the Box

Job searchers looking for work in Indiana’s public sector will no longer be expected to answer questions about their cri...

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Kentucky Governor Signs Executive Ban the Box Order

Candidates seeking certain jobs with the Kentucky state government will no longer have to disclose previous criminal act...

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Washington, D.C. Passes Fair Credit in Employment Amendment Act

Washington, D.C. employers wishing to run credit checks on prospective hires will have more difficulty doing so under a ...

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Indiana Senator Wants to Ban “Ban the Box” Legislation

Could Indiana make it illegal for municipalities to implement “ban the box” ordinances? If a Republican State Senator ge...

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Los Angeles Ban the Box Law Requires Employers to Conduct EEOC Assessment

On December 9th, Eric Garcetti, the Mayor of Los Angeles, signed the city’s ban the box legislation into law. The law, t...

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City of Los Angeles Bans the Box and More

On November 30, 2016, the Los Angeles City Council approved an ordinance that prohibits employers with 10 or more employ...

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University of Minnesota Adds Ban the Box Policy

The University of Minnesota is officially banning the box on its student applications. Per a report from WDAY 6—an ABC a...

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North Carolina Nonprofit Fights for Ban the Box Policies

A nonprofit organization in North Carolina is pushing for the adoption of ban the box policies throughout the state. Per...

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Duluth Incentive Program Could Help Ex-Offenders Find Places to Live

In recent years, criminal justice reform campaigns across the country have pushed for ban the box policies—ordinances or...

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