65 Million “Need Not Apply”: The Case for Reforming Criminal Background Checks for Employment
March 2011
Rodriguez, Michelle Natividad and Maurice Emsellem
National Employment Law Project

A Healthy Balance: Expanding Health Care Opportunities for Californians with a Criminal Record While Ensuring Patient Safety and Security
May 2014
Neighly, Madeline, Maurice Emsellem, and Anastasia Christman
National Employment Law Project

A Scorecard on the Post-9/11 Port Worker Background Checks: Model Worker Protections Provide a Lifeline for People of Color, While Major TSA Delays Leave Thousands Jobless During the Recession
July 2009
Emsellem, Maurice, Laura Moskowitz, Madeline Neighly, and Jessie Warner
National Employment Law Project

ANWOL-UCLA Law Reentry Legal Clinic Training (California)
A New Way of Life Reentry Project

Background Checking – The Use of Criminal Background Checks in Hiring Decisions
July 2012
Society for Human Resource Management
Society for Human Resource Management

Ban the Box and Racial Discrimination: A Review of the Evidence and Policy Recommendations
February 2017
Stacy, Christina and Mychal Cohen
Urban Institute

Ban the Box: U.S. Cities, Counties, and States Adopt Fair-Chance Policies to Advance Employment Opportunities for People with Past Convictions
May 2017
Rodriguez, Michelle Natividad and Beth Avery
National Employment Law Project

Beyond Juvenile Court: Long-Term Impact of A Juvenile Record What Defense Attorneys Need to Know About Collateral and Other Non-confinement Consequences of Juvenile Adjudications
Washington Defender Association
Washington Defender Association

Beyond Juvenile Court: Long-Term Impacts of a Juvenile Record
Ambrose, Kim and Alison Millikan
Washington Defender Association

Beyond the Conviction
April 2017
Ambrose, Kim
Washington Defender Association

Boxed Out: Criminal History Screening and College Application Attrition
March 2015
Alan Rosenthal et al.
Center for Community Alternatives, Education from the Inside Out Coalition

Burdened for Life: The Myth of Juvenile Record Confidentiality and Expungement in Illinois
April 2016
Illinois Juvenile Justice Commission

Closing the Skills Gap and Opening More Doors: Connecting Workers with Criminal Histories to Jobs in New York City’s High Growth Sectors
May 2016
Legal Action Center
Legal Action Center

Collateral Consequences in Tribal Jurisdictions
National American Indian Court Judges Association

Collateral Consequences of Juvenile Delinquency Proceedings in California: A Handbook for Juvenile Law Professionals
Pacific Juvenile Defender Center, Sue Burrell and Rourke F. Stacy
Pacific Juvenile Defender Center

Collateral Costs: Incarceration’s Effect on Economic Mobility
The Pew Charitable Trusts
The Pew Charitable Trusts

Consequences of Juvenile Records: They Are Not Collateral and They Can Be Forever
February 2013
Ague, Starcia and Lyman Legters
National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC)

Core Principles for Reducing Recidivism and Improving Other Outcomes for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
Seigle, Elizabeth, Nastassia Walsh, and Josh Weber
Council of State Governments Justice Center

Criminal Background Checks: Impact on Employment and Recidivism
March 2017
Duane, Marina, Nancy LaVigne, Matthew Lynch, and Emily Reimal
The Urban Institute

Evaluating the Impact of Set-Aside Laws on Ex-Offender Recidivism and Socioeconomic Outcomes
Starr, Sonja B., J.J. Prescotte, and Jeffrey Morenoff
University of Michigan Population Studies Center

Expungement Expansion Round-Up (2016 Edition)
May 2016
Gaines, Joshua
Collateral Consequences Resource Center

Expungement of Juvenile Delinquency Records (Colorado Legislative Council Staff)
September 2012
Colorado Legislative Council Staff

Forgiving and Forgetting in American Justice: A 50-State Guide to Expungement and Restoration of Rights
April 2018
Margaret Love, Josh Gaines, and Jenny Osborne
Collateral Consequences Resource Center

Helping Moms, Dads and Kids to Come Home: Eliminating Barriers to Housing for People with Criminal Records
December 2016
Legal Action Center

Juvenile Records: A National Review of State Laws on Confidentiality, Sealing, and Expungement
Shah, Riya Saha, Lauren Fine, and Jamie Gullen
Juvenile Law Center

Lowering Criminal Record Barriers: Certificates of Relief/Good Conduct and Record Sealing
Legal Action Center
Legal Action Center

National H.I.R.E. Network Publications
National H.I.R.E. Network

One Strike and You’re Out: How We Can Eliminate Barriers to Economic Security and Mobility for People with Criminal Records
December 2014
Rebecca Vallas and Sharon Dietrich
Center for American Progress

Out of Prison & Out of Work: Unemployment Among Formerly Incarcerated People
July 2018
Lucius Couloute and Daniel Kopf
Prison Policy Initiative

Perpetual Punishment: The Consequences of Adult Convictions for Youth
Eggleston, Alexa
Campaign for Youth Justice

Relief from a Criminal Conviction
University of North Carolina School of Government

Removing Barriers to Opportunity for Parents with Criminal Records and Their Children
December 2015
Rebecca Vallas et al.
Center for American Progress

Repairing the Road to Redemption in California
Californians for Safety and Justice

Seeking Assistance to Address Collateral Consequences in Tribal Jurisdictions
National American Indian Court Judges Association

Serving the Employment Needs of Justice-Involved Juveniles and Adults: A Primer for Treatment and Recovery Support Service Providers
Legal Action Center
Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Shackled to Debt: Criminal Justice Financial Obligations and the Barriers to Re-Entry They Create
Martin, Karin D., Sandra S. Smith, and Wendy Still
U.S. Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice

The “Wild West” of Employment Background Checks: A Reform Agenda to Limit Conviction and Arrest History Abuses in the Digital Age
August 2014
National Employment Law Project
National Employment Law Project

The Price We Pay: Economic Costs of Barriers to Employment for Former Prisoners and People Convicted of Felonies
June 2016
Bucknor Cherrie and Alan Barber
Center for Economic and Policy Research

The South Carolina Juvenile Collateral Consequences Checklist
August 2013
The South Carolina Commission on Indigent Defense

The Use of Criminal History Records in College Admissions Reconsidered
Marsha Weissman et al.
Center for Community Alternatives

Trends in Juvenile Justice State Legislation 2001-2011
June 2012
Brown, Sarah Alice
National Conference of State Legislatures

Trends in Juvenile Justice State Legislation 2011-2015
September 2015
Brown, Sarah Alice
National Conference of State Legislatures

Unlicensed & Untapped: Removing Barriers to State Occupational Licenses for People with Records
April 2016
Rodriguez, Michelle Natividad and Beth Avery
National Employment Law Project

Wanted: Accurate FBI Background Checks for Employment; Reward: Good Jobs
July 2013
Neighly, Madeline and Maurice Emsellem
National Employment Law Project

What Juvenile Defenders Should Know about the DSM-5
National Juvenile Defender Center
National Juvenile Defender Center

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