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New NY law can seal criminal convictions

Posted: 10:55 AM, Jul 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-18 10:55:48-04

There are literally hundreds of thousands of people in our area who have been denied a job, or housing — because of a DUI, or some other minor misdemeanor conviction on their record. What you probably did not know is that there’s a law on the books in New York that can SEAL your criminal conviction. Emma Goodman of The Legal Aid Society sits down to Talk It Out with Jay Dow about how to get a fresh start.