More felon records erased

By Marisa Schultz, The Detroit News. More than 1,100 Michigan ex-cons had their criminal records erased in the first six months of this year, an almost 60 percent increase that …

Background checks widening

By Yvette Armendariz, The Arizona Republic. When Jesse Bonfeld launched a shuttle service 2 1/2 years ago, he didn’t hesitate about setting a policy to run criminal and motor vehicle …