CanIexpunge is an organization that, first and foremost, helps people with criminal records find out if their records are eligible for expungement, record sealing, record deletion, or any other form of criminal record mitigation.
If you are interested in finding out if you can expunge your record, click here.
If you are interested in finding a lawyer who provides expungement or similar services in your area, click here.
Once a person has served their sentence, they need to be able to move on.
Criminal records can be detrimental when applying for jobs or exercising the right to vote,
along with in a variety of other ways.
The US has 5 percent of the world's population, but 25 percent of the worlds prisoners.
Our criminal justice system often does more damage than good.
People losing their voting rights because of a criminal conviction is a serious problem.
However, most people with criminal convictions can still vote.
People are incarcerated at a dizzying rate in the US. We intend to engage in advocacy work
for this community and to share the stories of incarcerated people in the US.
Expungement should be an option far more often than it is.
As we expand, we will actively do outreach to campaigns and legislators about increasing access to expungement.