Learn about the Law: Criminal Backgrounds

Having a criminal past can keep you from living a full life. But you are not alone.

Legal Aid is dedicated to supporting those re-entering society and looking for a fresh start.

This page contains general information about criminal backgrounds. Click on a topic below to learn more.



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