We know that expungements
are granted every year in all of the states that have expungement
The decision clarifies the distinction between the governor's role, the legislature's role, and the courts' role in the pardon and expungement
process," said Chicago lawyer Avi Kamionski, who litigates civil rights cases on behalf of police officers for the city of Chicago.
To attempt to determine the effect of FINRA's actions and to see whether there has been any meaningful change in the rate of the granting of expungement
relief to stockbrokers following the settlement of customer claims, PIABA undertook a new analysis of awards mentioning the term "expungement
" in 833 cases filed between January 1, 2012, and December 31, 2014.
At bottom, expungement
statutes are attempts to lessen the penalty that public opinion places upon former offenders.
With the passage of Senate Bill 337, Ohio is one of a few states that currently has progressive expungement
451) Amy Myrick has offered a sociological account of the depersonalization that individuals often experience when inquiring about expungement
or sealing of criminal records.
In re Expungement
for Spencer stated that North Carolina's
The Ivy Tech expungement
team, which includes criminal justice graduates who are volunteering their time, outlined and explained the state law and eligibility requirements.
In a study released last year, the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA) found that an "alarmingly high" percentage of brokers--90 percent--had their arbitration records wiped clean by hinging settlement on expungement
Uggen's post on ex-felon employment and expungement
blogger, ex-con Pete C.
Wehunt, Drawing the Line: DNA Databasing at Arrest and Sample Expungement
, 29 Ga.
Some other jurisdictions place the burden of requesting expungement
on the individual.