Have you ever been arrested? Do you have a prior conviction?
Do you wonder whether you can clean up your record and how that affects you, if at all?
Start here. It’s called the Restoration of Rights Project, and it looks at the law in every state for restoring your rights and status after an arrest or conviction. It covers federal law, too.
For each state, the Project compiles answers to these questions:
It’s a great resource not just for lawyers and the courts but for, in its words, “the millions of Americans with a criminal record who are seeking to put their past behind them.”