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65 Million “Need Not Apply”: The Case for Reforming Criminal Background Checks for Employment

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

Ban the Box U.S. Cities, Counties, and States Adopt Fair-Chance Policies to Advance Employment Opportunities for People with Past Convictions

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

Expungement and Sealing: Clearing a Path to the Future

Expungement and Sealing: Clearing a Path to the Future

April 2018
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia

Failed Policies, Forfeited Futures: A Nationwide Scorecard on Juvenile Records

Failed Policies, Forfeited Futures: A Nationwide Scorecard on Juvenile Records

2016
Shah, Riya Saha, and Jean Strout
Juvenile Law Center

Future Interrupted: The Collateral Damage Caused by Proliferation of Juvenile Records

Future Interrupted: The Collateral Damage Caused by Proliferation of Juvenile Records

2016
Riya Saha Shah and Jean Strout
Juvenile Law Center

Juvenile Records: A National Review of State Laws on Confidentiality, Sealing, and Expungement

Juvenile Records: A National Review of State Laws on Confidentiality, Sealing, and Expungement

2014
Riya Saha Shah, Lauren Fine, and Jamie Gullen
Juvenile Law Center

National H.I.R.E. Network Publications

National H.I.R.E. Network Publications

National H.I.R.E. Network

Trends in Juvenile Justice State Legislation 2001-2011

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

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

Unlicensed & Untapped: Removing Barriers to State Occupational Licenses for People with Records

April 2016
Rodriguez, Michelle Natividad and Beth Avery
National Employment Law Project

What Juvenile Defenders Should Know about the DSM-5

What Juvenile Defenders Should Know about the DSM-5

2014
National Juvenile Defender Center
National Juvenile Defender Center
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