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The Criminal Justice and Employment Initiative (CJEI) of the Labor and Employment Law Program provides criminal records and employment law training to job seekers who have been involved in the criminal legal system, assists employers in rethinking their approach to hiring, engages in research to study reentry practices, and influences policy makers and legislators on criminal justice reform.

Watch Video: How to Discuss Your Record

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About Your Record

It is important that you know your criminal record so that you can accurately answer questions on a job application and discuss your record with an employer. For helpful tips in discussing your record, follow the steps outlined in the video.