Category Archive: Expungement

Aug 31

Five Things You Didn’t Know about Clearing Your Record

The Marshall Project By Christie Thompson A Nashville lawyer hopes to wipe clean some arrest records for 128,000 Tennesseans. The lawyer, Daniel Horwitz, who has worked on multiple cases regarding incarceration and re-entry, has filed a class-action motion in county court to have the case files destroyed for hundreds of thousands of arrests and charges that never …

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Aug 30

Nevada’s New Record-Sealing Law: “One of Broadest” in U.S.

The Crime Report By Suzanne Potter Nevada is the kind of place where a lot of people end up needing a second chance. It’s a state where the booms and busts of the gaming industry have led many into poverty, drug abuse, even jail time. So, as it slowly recovers from the 2008 recession, legislators …

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Mar 13

Proposed Bill Looks To Reform Juvenile Justice System

CBS Chicago It may soon be easier to get juvenile arrest records expunged in Illinois. Angel Gandy, 19, was arrested when she was 16-years old. WBBM’s Lisa Fielding reports. “I got my first juvenile case three years ago and thought my career was over,” she said. Gandy has since completed the after school program at …

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