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Expungement / Criminal Records Writing Competition – Late September Deadline

If you’re a current law student interested in criminal law, why not submit an entry in the Third Annual Criminal Record Policy Essay Competition. The topics for the competition are:

  • How to improve the expungement process in (state of your choice).
  • When, if ever, should government stop reporting criminal records to the public?
  • What effects do criminal records have on former offenders ability to re-assimilate?

The writing competition is sponsored by The Foundation for Continuing Justice and the law firm of Higbee & Associates. First place wins $2,000.  The submission deadline is September 30, 2020. Complete details here.