(CBS DETROIT) – Michigan’s new expungement law takes effect on Sunday.
As many as one million people with a record will be able to qualify for expungement.READ MORE: Detroit Police Department To Host Drive-Up Candy Stations On Oct. 31 At All Precincts
Eligible offenses include traffic violations, marijuana misdemeanors, and other types of felonies.
Offenses carrying life sentences, domestic violence, child abuse, and other serious crimes are ineligible.READ MORE: Metro Detroit Woman Files Lawsuit Against Walmart, Says Discriminated Against By Managers
Advocates say the law will help those trying to re-enter society.
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