Georgia Joins States Expanding Options for Record Expungement

A criminal record of any kind is a potential barrier to everything from housing to employment to credit. Though applican...

Acceptance Grows for "Clean Slate" Approach to Criminal Records

Even if it only contains misdemeanors, a criminal record can be a critical barrier to housing, employment, and many othe...

Read more

Pennsylvania Begins Automatic Record Sealing Under New Clean Slate Law

At the end of June 2018, the governor of Pennsylvania signed the "Clean Slate" law. Pennsylvania's Clean Slate law has a...

Read more

Connecticut Considers a Move Towards Automatic Expungement with New Bill

The consequences of a criminal conviction can last far beyond a prison sentence or probation term. With most business ow...

Read more