March 18, 2016
Looking to join the growing wave of states, counties, and even city governments, Alabama begins discussing a "Ban The Box" law of their own. Looking to improve job opportunities, and through that, lowering recidivism rates, a law allowing an applicant to be interviewed as if their record is sealed or expunged is moving forward.
December 8, 2015
As one of the latest states to pass an expungement law, Alabama has more people that qualify than other states. But being that they are so new, it also means that many of those who qualify are completely unaware. To that end, we've gone through the statute line by line to break it down for you.