Lawmakers hear pleas for second chance

Lawmakers hear pleas for second chance

There are 1 comment on the Providence Journal story from Apr 6, 2008, titled Lawmakers hear pleas for second chance. In it, Providence Journal reports that:

“I firmly believe that fairness demands that people who have amended their lives be given an opportunity to remove the stigma of criminal convictions”

One after another, advocates for the erasure of criminal records urged state lawmakers yesterday to give people a second chance, free of their sometimes messy pasts. via Providence Journal

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Marty

Montesano, WA

#1 Apr 7, 2008
Big brother might expunge the past but a loser is still a loser. We were born that way, not even a college degree can change the facts of life.

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