In the past several years, the number of people charged with crimes has exploded. A criminal record can have significant consequences that can outlast an ex-offender's completion of his or her sentence. Explore several significant issues faced by individuals with a criminal record, as well as new developments in the area of criminal records.
Summary of ContentsWhat is a Criminal Record?
Clearing Records – Expungements and Pardons
Immigration Consequences of Conviction
Guns, Guns, Guns
Employment Consequences (Including New EEOC Guidance, Ban the Box Ordinance)
Public Benefits Consequences of a Criminal Record