National Expungement Week

N.E.W. 2020 Events

CLEAN SLATE ? ARIZONA ? BOSTON, MA ? BROOKLYN, NY ? CHICAGO, IL ? COLORADO ? COLUMBIA, SC ? DUVAL, FL ? EAST ST LOUIS, IL ? LOS ANGELES, CA ? MADISON COUNTY, IL ? MARYLAND ? WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS ? MICHIGAN ? NEW BEDFORD, MA ? NEW YORK ? PHILADELPHIA ? PORTLAND, OR? ? SEATTLE, WA? ? VIRGINIA ? WASHINGTON D.C.

*Note: While applicants often need to bring ID & LiveScans with them, please confirm with your local organizers for exactly what you need to bring.

CLEAN SLATE

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9/25/2020

The Clean Slate Initiative Talks National Expungement Week

As we mark National Expungement Week 2020, join us for a look at how states are using automation to bring record-clearing to millions.

Fri, September 25, 2020

9:30 AM ? 11:00 AM PDT

Join the Clean Slate Initiative?s Managing Director, Sheena Meade, for two panel discussions featuring state and national Clean Slate champions looking at the need for mass record-clearing, the role of automation in bringing record-clearing to scale, and the growing momentum for expanding and automating record-clearing through ?Clean Slate? policies in red, blue, and purple states alike.

Confirmed panelists so far include:

  • Sheena Meade, Clean Slate Initiative

  • State Representative and Minority Whip Jordan A. Harris, (D-PA)

  • Sharon Dietrich, Community Legal Services

  • David Safavian, American Conservative Union Foundation

  • Alia Toran-Burrell, Code for America

  • J.J. Prescott, University of Michigan Law School

  • Josh Hoe, Safe and Just Michigan and Host of ?Decarceration Nation? podcast

  • LaTorie 'Torie' Marshall, N.E.W. (National Expungement Week)

  • Rebecca Vallas, Center for American Progress

  • Mr. Riley

Register for free:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-clean-slate-initiative-talks-national-expungement-week-tickets-121569917897

ARIZONA

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9/21/2020 + 9/24/2020

N.E.W. 2020 Arizona Expungement
Set Aside Week -
Restore Your Rights in Arizona

  • Naturopathic Services

  • Voter Registration

  • Nutritional Services

  • Cannabis Education

Monday, September 21

9am ? 5pm Be More Clean
2334 N Scottsdale Rd, STE 111,
Scottsdale, AZ 85257

Thursday, September 24

1pm ? 5pm Soul Center Mesa
130 W Main St.
Mesa, Arizona, 85201

To register email: [email protected]

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N.E.W. 2020 Arizona Semana de Alejamiento de Antecedentes -
Restaure sus derechos en Arizona

  • Servicios Naturopáticos

  • Registro de votantes

  • Servicios nutricionales

  • Educación sobre el cannabis

Lunes 21 de septiembre de
9am ? 5pm 

Be More Clean
2334 N Scottsdale Rd, STE 111
Scottsdale, AZ 85257

Jueves 24 de septiembre de
1pm ? 5pm

Soul Center Mesa
130 W Main St.
Mesa, Arizona, 85201

Regístrese via email: [email protected]

BOSTON

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9/18/2020

Expungement for the MAsses
The More You Grow

Expungement, Record Sealing, and Local Resource List

For more info contact:
Kara Thorvaldsen Attorney at Law

Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
260 Franklin Street - 14th Floor
Boston, MA 02110-3112

Nick Saba Ideal Craft Cannabis

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Cancelamiento de Antecedentes para las MAsas: Cuanto más creces

Sept. 18 2020

Servicios gratis de Cancelación y Sello de Antecedentes Y recursos locales!

Para más información:
Kara Thorvaldsen, Attorney at Law

Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
260 Franklin Street - 14th Floor
Boston, MA 02110-3112

Nick Saba Ideal Craft Cannabis

BROOKLYN

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9/26/2020

Brooklyn, NY Expungement 101 ? Part 2

Saturday, September 26th, 2020 @ 2?4pm

Virtual / Online: Expungement and Sealing 101

Get ALL your questions answered by former Brooklyn Assistant DA Jason Goldman, as he uses his experience working in the system to prevent you from becoming a VICTIM OF the system. (NO need to be a BROOKLYN resident)

Legal Expertise by:

Jason Goldman,

Former Bklyn Assistant DA

Former Attorney of Joaquín Guzmán Current Defense Attorney

Presented by: 

WOMEN OF COLOR IN CANNABISModerators & Co-Founders of WoCC: Pat & LoW

Follow us on Instagram @_wocc

To Register visit: linktr.ee/_wocc

Zoom info:

Topic: WOCC Cannasession: Expungement 101: Pt II

Time: Sep 26, 2020 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82642166621 

CHICAGO

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In Person: 9/20/2020
Online: 9/24/2020

Community Wraparound Resource Fairs

Connect with Chicago organizations about job opportunities, housing, food assistance, voter registration, the Census, cannabis justice, and more in a socially distant setting and online!

In-Person Event:

Sunday, September 20th
12:00pm - 3:00pm CST
Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation
5114 South Elizabeth Street, Chicago, IL, 60609

To sign up for the in-person event, please visit:
bit.ly/ExpungementResourcesChi

Online Event:

Thursday, September 24th
6:00pm - 7:30pm CST
Streaming Live @CannaEquityIL on Instagram

Contact:
[email protected]
Visit: CannabisEquityIL.org

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Feria Comunitaria de Recursos

¡Conéctese con organizaciones de Chicago sobre oportunidades laborales, vivienda, asistencia alimentaria, registro de votantes, el censo, la justicia del cannabis y más en un entorno socialmente distante y en línea!

En persona:

domingo 20 de septiembre 2020 de 12?3 PM
(Intérpretes disponibles)

Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation
5114 South Elizabeth Street, Chicago, IL, 60609

Para inscribirse en el evento en persona, visite: bit.ly/ExpungementResourcesChi

En línea:

jueves 24 de septiembre de 6?7:30 PM

Transmisión en vivo en Instagram @CannaEquityIL

Para más información: [email protected]
Visite:
CANNABISEQUITYIL.ORG

COLORADO

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9/19-26/2020

Virtual Record Sealing

  • Record Sealing Services and more!

Online Virtual Event

Register Online:
bit.ly/2020Coloradorecordsealing

Contact:
Melanie Rodgers
[email protected]
(719) 966-7083

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N.E.W. 2020 Colorado Semana de Sello de Antecedentes

Sept. 19 ? 26th 2020
Online Virtual Events

¡Servicios gratis de Sello de Antecedentes Y Más!

Confirmar su asistencia en bit.ly/2020Coloradorecordsealing

Para más información
Melanie Rodgers
[email protected]
(719) 966-7083

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA

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9/19-26/2020

September 19 @10am ? 4pm
Expungement Clinic Kickoff
The Converspace - 136 Forum Dr, Columbia, SC 29229

September 21 ? A Day of Service

September 23 ? Expungement Clinic

September 24 ? A Day of Service

September 26 ? Expungement Clinic

To participate in this event contact Joshelyn N. James [email protected]

Phone: (803) 814.4036

Please follow us on Instagram: @nationalexpungementweeksc

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Clínica Legal de Cancelación de Antecedentes

September 19 @10am ? 4pm
Comienzo de Clínicas legales:
Cancelamiento de Antecedentes, 
The Converspace - 136 Forum Dr, Columbia, SC 29229

September 21 ? Un dia de Servicio Voluntario

September 23 ? Cancelamiento de Antecedentes

September 24 ? Un dia de Servicio Voluntario

September 26 ? Cancelación de Antecedentes

Para participar en este evento o para obtener más información, póngase en contacto Joshelyn N. James
por correo electrónico: [email protected]

Teléfono: (803) 814.4036

DMV

Washington D.C. + Maryland + Virginia

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9/19-26/2020

9/21 @3 ? 8PM | MARYLAND EXPUNGEMENT CLINIC
7525 LANDOVER ROAD, HYATTSVILLE, MD 20785

9/22 @3 ? 8PM | FREE BRAKE LIGHT REPAIR
6417 MARLBORO PIKE, FORESTVILLE, MD 20747

9/24 @3 ? 8PM | FREE BRAKE LIGHT REPAIR
5117 FRANCONIA ROAD, ALEXANDRIA, VA 22301

9/25 @3 ? 8PM | WASHINGTON, DC SEALING CLINIC
1611 U STREET SE, WASHINGTON, DC 20020

Please follow us on Instagram:
@DMVexpungementweek

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N.E.W. DMV Semana de Cancelamiento de Antecedentes

September 19 - 26th 2020

9/21 @ 3 ? 8PM | MARYLAND CLINICA LEGAL 
7525 LANDOVER ROAD, HYATTSVILLE, MD 20785

9/22 @ 3 ? 8PM | REPARACIÓN DE LUZ DE VEHÍCULO
6417 MARLBORO PIKE, FORESTVILLE, MD 20747

9/24 @ 3 ? 8PM | REPARACIÓN DE LUZ DE VEHÍCULO
5117 FRANCONIA ROAD, ALEXANDRIA, VA 22301

9/25 @ 3 ? 8PM | WASHINGTON, DC CLINICA LEGAL
1611 U STREET SE, WASHINGTON, DC 20020

TODO LOS SERVICIOS SON GRATIS
Siguenos en Instagram:
@DMVexpungementweek

DUVAL, FL

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9/19-26/2020

N.E.W. Duval, Florida Expungement Week
First Annual Kick-Off

Learn more ways to get your record expunged and sealed.

Online Registration is open
Email Sasha Wilson: [email protected]
or connect on Facebook: @JaxExpungement

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N.E.W. Duval, Florida
Semana de Cancelación de Antecedentes
Primer Acontecimiento

¡Aprenda cómo cancelar sus antecedentes!

La inscripción está abierta registrate por email
Sasha Wilson: [email protected]
o síguenos en facebook: @JaxExpungement

EAST ST. LOUIS, IL

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9/18-26/2020

N.E.W. East St. Louis
Expungement Week
First Annual Kick-Off

Learn more ways to get your record lifted, expungements, seals, and wraparound services.

Registration is open, email Mina: [email protected]

Or connect on Facebook: GardensDevoneNetworkFood,LLC

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N.E.W. East St. Louis
Semana de Cancelación de Antecedentes
Primer acontecimiento

¡Aprenda cómo cancelar sus antecedentes!

La inscripción está abierta, email Mina y registrate [email protected]

Síguenos en facebook: GardensDevoneNetworkFood,LLC

LOS ANGELES

7 Hubs across Southern California + Virtual Offerings

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9/22/2020 + 9/25/2020

N.E.W. Los Angeles 2020

FREE LEGAL SERVICES INCLUDE: Free Legal Help, Free Food Giveaways, Free Wrap around services for housing and mental wellness, Voter Registration

Appointment for Expungement Required
Call our hotline to register for free
(818) 570-1548 or email us:
[email protected]

1. South Central

Services are available 9/22 & 9/25
The Big House
180 E 35th St, Los Angeles, CA 90011

2. South LA/Watts

Services are available 9/22 & 9/25 @10am - 2pm
The Wrecking Crew Church
11250 South Avalon Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 9006

3. Compton

Services are available 9/22 & 9/25 @10am - 2pm
The Spiritual Israel Church and Its Army
15423 S Butler Ave, Compton, Ca 90221

4. Rampart

Services are available on 9/22
Homies Unidos (two locations on different days)
672 S. Lafayette Pl. Los Angeles, CA 90057

Services are available on 9/25 @10am - 2pm
2105 Beverly Blvd. Ste. 203, Los Angeles, CA 90057

5. San Fernando Valley

Services are available 9/22 & 9/25 @10am - 2pm
Cannasafe
16641 Roscoe Place, North Hills, CA 91434

6. Pacoima

Services are available 9/22 @10am - 2pm
AJCC
13420 Van Nuys Blvd #221, Pacoima, CA 91331

7. Koreatown

Services are available 9/22 @10am - 2pm
[email protected] Coalition
3055 Wilshire Blvd #350, Los Angeles, CA 90010 

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Clínicas legales gratuitas Los Angeles

Clínicas legales gratuitas, obsequio de alimentos gratis y acceso a otros servicios operando el 22 y el 25 de Septiembre

SERVICIOS LEGALES GRATUITOS: Sorteo de comida gratis, registro de votantes gratis, listados de trabajo gratis, y servicios integrales gratuitos para vivienda y bienestar mental en los 7 centros de Los Ángeles.

Appointment for Expungement Required
C
all our hotline to register for free (818) 570-1548 or email us: [email protected]

1. San Fernando Valley 

Los servicios están disponibles el 25 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
16641 Roscoe Place, North Hills, CA 91434 

2. Pacoima  

Los servicios están disponibles el 22 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
13420 Van Nuys Blvd #221, Pacoima, CA 91331

3. South Central 

Los servicios están disponibles el 22 y el 25 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
180 E 35th St, Los Angeles, CA 90011

4. South LA/Watts

Los servicios están disponibles el 22 y el 25 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
11250 South Avalon Blvd Los Angeles 90061

5. Compton 

Los servicios están disponibles el 22 y el 25 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
15423 S Butler Ave, Compton, CA 90221

6. Rampart

(Dos lugares diferentes dias)

Los servicios están disponibles el 22 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
672 S. Lafayette Pl. Los Angeles, CA 90057 

Los servicios están disponibles el 25 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
2105 Beverly Blvd. Ste. 203, Los Angeles, CA 90057 

7. Koreatown 

Los servicios están disponibles el 22 de Septiembre de 10 am - 2 pm
3055 Wilshire Blvd #350, Los Angeles, CA 90010 

MADISON COUNTY

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9/21-25/2020

Virtual Expungement Week

  • Record Cleaning

  • Financial Literacy

  • Job Training

  • Education

Online Presentations at 12:00PM every day 9/21 - 9/25 on Land of Lincoln?s Facebook Page

Join us online at:
www.facebook.com/lincolnlegalaid

WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS

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9/30/2020

Virtual Clinic - Register & Access Link on Facebook Page @3 - 5pm

  • Post-conviction Relief Education

  • Pro Bono Legal Aid

  • Guest Speakers

  • Wrap Around Services

Learn if your criminal charges are eligible for record sealing or expungement. If possible, bring a copy of your CORI or a certified court copy of your charges to the clinic. Regardless of where you are in the process, we can help you get to the next step and learn more.

For more info see Facebook Page:
National Expungement Week - Western Massachusetts

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Clínica virtual -  Enlace de inscripción y de acceso en la  página en Facebook

Miércoles, 30 de Septiembre de 3PM ? 5PM

  • Educación de alivio post-convicción

  • Asistencia legal Pro Bono (sin costo)

  • Otros servicios comprehensivos

  • Invitados especiales

Otros servicios comprehensivos Invitados especiales Infórmese si sus cargos criminales son elegibles para sellar o borrar registros. Si es posible, traiga una copia de su CORI o una copia certificada por la corte de sus cargos a la clínica.

Independientemente de dónde se encuentre en el proceso, podemos ayudarlo a avanzar al siguiente paso y obtener más información.

Síguenos en facebook:
National Expungement Week - Western Massachusetts

MICHIGAN

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9/19/2020 + 9/26/2020

Webinar: Michigan Expungement 101

Saturday, 9/19/2020

12pm-2pm

We'll discuss:

  • How to get a conviction expunged from your criminal record

  • What is changing around expungement laws for eligibility

  • How you can get your background check pulled for FREE for National Expungement Week

  • Questions from all of you!

https://www.facebook.com/events/775232586611834

Drive-Up Expungement Resource Clinic

Saturday, 9/26/2020

12pm-5pm

121 Franklin St SE,
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

For questions, email [email protected]

Follow us @blackandbrowncannabis

NEW BEDFORD

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9/25/2020

Virtual Clinic @10AM - 12PM

  • Learn your Rights for Post-conviction Relief

  • Record Expungement and Sealing Information

  • Pro Bono Legal Referrals

  • Guest Speakers

  • Wraparound Services

Learn if your criminal charges are eligible for record sealing or expungement. If possible, bring a copy of your CORI or a certified court copy of your charges to the clinic. Regardless of where you are in the process, we can help you get to the next step and learn more.

Zoom link for expungement and sealing event on Friday, September 25, 2020, at 10:00a.m. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85137408922

Google Form to Register: https://forms.gle/oU77gbrNedKvgX9d6

Register by E-mail: [email protected]

For more info see Facebook Page:
National Expungement Week - Western Massachusetts

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Clínica Virtual

Viernes, 25 de Septiembre de
10AM ? 12PM

  • Aprende tus derechos de alivio post-convicción

  • Información: Eliminación y sello de antecedentes

  • Referencia para asistencia legal Pro Bono (sin costo)

  • Otros servicios comprehensivos

Infórmese si sus cargos criminales son elegibles para sellar o borrar registros. Si es posible, traiga una copia de su CORI o una copia certificada por la corte de sus cargos a la clínica. Independientemente de dónde se encuentre en el proceso, podemos ayudarlo a avanzar al siguiente paso y obtener más información.

Zoom link for expungement and sealing event on Friday, September 25, 2020, at 10:00a.m. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85137408922

Google Form to Register: https://forms.gle/oU77gbrNedKvgX9d6

Register por E-mail: [email protected]

Síguenos en facebook: National Expungement Week - Western Massachusetts

NEW YORK CITY

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9/19/2020 + 9/23/2020

Saturday, September 19th, 2020 at 4pm

Story Sharing Webinar
"The Uncomfortable Truth About the War on Black and Brown Humans"

Register at bit.ly/NYC_NEW919

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 at 5pm

Workshop Webinar
"Re-entry, Record Sealing / Expungement and more..."

?Register at bit.ly/NYC_NEW923

For more info email: [email protected]

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Sabado, 19 de septiembre 2020 a las 4pm

Webinario: Compartir Historias
"La incómoda verdad sobre la guerra contra los seres humanos Negros y Morenos"

Regístrese en bit.ly/NYC_NEW919

Miércoles, 23 de septiembre 2020 a las 5pm

Taller Webinario: "Reingreso, Sellado / Eliminación de Antecedentes Penales y más ..."

Regístrese en bit.ly/NYC_NEW923

Para más información email: [email protected]

PHILADELPHIA

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9/20-26/2020

PENNSYLVANIA EXPUNGEMENT WEEK

  • Free food

  • Free childcare

  • Free transportation

Sunday September 20, 2020 Philadelphia @12:00pm Restorative Yoga, Healing meditation

Location: Fairmount Park
Social distance safe, sound bowls and prayers to ancestors to cover our returning brethren and help guide, bless and protect them on their journey.

Wednesday September 23, 2020 Philadelphia

Location: Penrose Recreation Center
Lehigh Avenue, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19132

Friday September 25, 2020 Philadelphia
Dine and Dialogue on PTSD & mental health awareness @6-8pm

Location: Paper Mills Lofts
In-depth dialogue and dinner with members of the community impacted by The War on Drugs to help unpack the mental health obstacles incarceration can create, addressing challenges those affected by imprisonment face, and solutions and resources to cope with it all. Is cannabis an aide or a barrier? 

Saturday 26th, 2020 Philadelphia
Resource Fair @12-4 pm

Location: TBA
Local service based organizations and businesses tabling to offer direct real time support and services.

Presented by Sheena Roberson, founder of Cannabis Noire (267)826.2251

[email protected]
www.cannabisnoire.com   

PORTLAND, OR

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9/18/2020

Community Wraparound Resource Fairs
12:00pm - 6:00pm PST

  • In-Person/Virtual Expungement

  • In-Person/Virtual Record Sealing

  • In-Person/Virtual Voter Registration

  • Virtual Cannabis Resume Building Workshop

  • In-Person/Virtual Job Fair

Sign up for a pre-screening through CLEAR Clinic's intake form, show up ready to sign papers and get fingerprints for expungement.

Location:
1195 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97202

Contact Savina Monet:
[email protected]
Phone: (206)370.4351

Please Visit:
www.cannabisworkerscoalition.org

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N.E.W Portland, Oregon

Domingo, 18 de Septiembre 2020
12-6 PM

Servicios en persona y Virtuales: Eliminación de antecedentes penales, sellado de registros, registro de votantes, feria de empleo & Taller virtual de creación de currículums en la industria de cannabis

Regístrese para una evaluación previa a través del formulario de admisión de CLEAR Clinic, preséntese listo para firmar documentos y obtener huellas dactilares para su eliminación.

Contactar a Savina Monet en [email protected]  (206)370.4351

Visite nuestra pagina:

www.cannabisworkerscoalition.org

SEATTLE

9/21-25/2020?

SESSION 1 - Monday, September 21, 2020
@ 6 - 7pm PST
Zoom Webinar

This webinar will kick off our first day of National Expungement Week (N.E.W.). Tarra Simmons, the Director of the Civil Survival Project, will launch this series. We will have speakers both nationally and locally talk about the importance of the expungement / vacation movement as well as our Clean Slate efforts here in Washington State.

SESSION 2 - Tuesday, September 22, 2020
@ 6 - 7pm PST
Zoom Webinar

Civil Survival Project Staff Attorney Sarai Cook will provide a client-centered training. The training will cover the ways an individual can help them­selves around LFO relief.

SESSION 3 - Wednesday, September 23, 2020
@ 6 - 7pm PST
Zoom Webinar 

SESSION 4 - Thursday, September 24
@ 6 - 7pm PST 
Zoom Webinar

Sessions Three and Four; Our newest Staff Attorney Jacob Kuykendall will provide a training around self-help methods for vacating misdemeanors and felonies in Washington State.

SESSION 5 - Friday, September 25
@ 6 - 7pm PST 
Zoom Webinar

Marijuana has been legal in Washington State for many years now, yet Washingtonians are still suffering from the effects of its criminalization. This webinar will seek to shed light on ways that marijuana criminalization continues to hurt and marginalize people.

REGISTER: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_n2taB9ycRrqPWmBd6Fy6GQ

For more visit www.civilsurvival.org/events