Senate Bill Will Reduce Clean Hands
When a person is wrongfully accused of a crime, it can have absolutely devastating effects on their lives. Not only must you spend time in prison and are subject to fines, but you are forced to navigate society with the stigma “criminal.”
Being convicted of a felony offense makes it difficult for you to obtain employment, many professional licenses, or pursuing post-secondary education. Now, imagine being wrongfully convicted of a crime, and being subject to such drastic effects on your life.