Learn about your issue
This category concerns employment issues around criminal records.
How can I get a drivers license when I get home from prison?
This resources outlines how you can get your driver's license reinstated after being released from prison.
Navigating Expungement in Louisiana
The following is a general overview to the expungement process.“Expungement” means an individual’s criminal record is sealed, but not destroyed.This guide provides basic information about how to seal (expunge) a record of arrest or conviction in Louisiana’s Orleans, Jefferson, St. Tammany, and Washington Parishes. In the limited circumstances where expungement is possible, the process is relatively simple and usually can be managed without the help of a lawyer. This guide is intended to provide support to people helping themselves.
Understanding a Violent Felony Charge
This guide provides basic information to help you determine if your felony charge is a crime of violence, also called a violent felony.