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IL Lawmakers Seek to Remove Job, Licensing Barriers for Those with a Criminal Record During the most recent legislative session, the Illinois General Assembly considered several bills that would improve employment and licensing opportunities for people who have a criminal record or, in one case, keep someone from getting a criminal record. At the conclusion […]

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Expungement and “Right to Be Forgotten” Today, there is little information about you that can’t be found with the click of a mouse. What, then, is the benefit of expunging a criminal record? The answer to this question is going to depend on whether the arrest and subsequent court proceedings were covered by the media. […]