clean-slate

A landmark criminal justice bill helped 1 million people get jobs and housing last year. But advocates say there’s more to be done.

BY: - June 30, 2020

Clean Slate took effect last June, one year after it passed with broad bipartisan support in Pennsylvania’s General Assembly.

Under Pennsylvania’s landmark Clean Slate law, 30 million criminal records are now eligible for automatic sealing

BY: - June 28, 2019

Supporters say the law will unlock the potential of thousands of Pennsylvanians who face housing and employment discrimination due to their criminal records.