Expungement

More Misdemeanor and Felony Expungement Opportunities Introduced in New Bill

2019-09-12T13:35:01-05:00September 12th, 2019|

Earlier this week, a bipartisan group of Michigan lawmakers proposed a legislative package aiming to reform criminal record expungement. Expungement advocates express that it will extend opportunities, remove employment barriers, and strengthen communities. Some main changes suggested in the six bills described in further detail below: Expand felony and misdemeanor conviction coverage The new bill [...]

What Michigan Can Learn from Other States’ Cannabis Laws

2019-06-28T09:38:39-05:00June 28th, 2019|

The cannabis industry has been riding a wave of progressive movement this past week as Illinois and Massachusetts made significant strides in legalizing cannabis, addressing social equity concerns, and normalizing the use of marijuana in public. For almost 8 months, Michigan has been hailed as a beacon of light for the marijuana industry as the [...]