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Lawmakers Debate Automatic Erasure of Low-Level Convictions

Connecticut lawmakers weighed legislation to automatically expunge the criminal records of people convicted of misdemeanors and low-level felonies a number of years after their convictions. “Living a life with the criminal record has been a challenge. I don’t think anyone can truly understand unless they’ve experienced it first-hand,” Luis Delgado, a member of the ACLU […]