Governor Signs Law that Automatically Gives Those with Convictions a Clean Slate, Improving Public Safety, Unleashing an Untapped Talent Pool, and Improving Lives.
The following statement can be attributed to Sheena Meade, managing director of the Clean Slate Initiative, in response to the verdict that Derek Chauvin was found guilty for the murder of George Floyd.
The Clean Slate Initiative was joined by partners across the political spectrum and from around the nation today to announce the launch of new campaigns in Texas, New York, Oregon and Delaware to pass legislation to automatically clear criminal records for millions of people.
Clean Slate Initiative Condemns Racism, White Supremacy and Bigotry in all Forms, Denounces Hateful Ideology
Failure to confront racism and demand accountability allows bigotry to fester and spread
Clean Slate Initiative Celebrates Passage of Michigan’s Automated Criminal Record Expungement Legislation
Today, the Clean Slate Initiative (CSI), a national bipartisan movement to automatically clear criminal records and ensure second chances for tens of millions of Americans across the country, lauds the Michigan state legislature’s passage of a groundbreaking Clean Slate package.