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Illinois Makes Expunging Juvenile Records Easier As of January 1, 2015, certain juvenile records will be automatically expunged by the Illinois State Police (ISP).  This is a good news for teenagers who, at some point, will visit the police station — and not on a school field trip. The new law acknowledges a sad truth: […]

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Earlier this year I wrote about Illinois’ Ban-the-Box Law, which is scheduled to go into effect on January 1, 2015. I’d like to point out a few things I did not mention. First, the law includes a broad exception for employers who are prohibited under federal or state law from hiring someone who has committed […]