Caryn York

Maryland Morning with Sheilah Kast
9:00 am
Fri February 28, 2014

Bill to Shield Non-Violent Misdemeanors in the Legislature

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Sheilah Kast talks with Caryn York and Darryl McCallum

The Maryland legislature is considering a bill called the "Maryland Second Chance Act of 2014" (SB 0804, HB 1166) which would shield convictions for ten non-violent misdemeanors from the eyes of the public-including most employers. A path to a second chance, or an unfair restriction on employers?

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