Pennsylvania’s Clean Slate law

“Pennsylvania’s Clean Slate law was the first in the country to seal criminal records through an automated process. One year in, over 35 million cases have been sealed!”

I can’t imagine any way that this will be a good thing for us.  I am not sure how much info has been locked away, but I really want to know the criminal past of my tenants and potential contractors and employees.  I would like to be able to tell the difference between a shoplifter who made a mistake and someone who took a chainsaw to their neighbor. 

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