(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: Supreme Court Revives Lawsuit Over Oakland County Backyard Zip Line Injury
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: Detroit Police Seeking Assistance Locating Van, Suspects In Shooting At Vigil
Advocates say the law will help those trying to re-enter society.
For more information, visit here.MORE NEWS: Michigan Restricts Use Of Restraints On Teens In Courts
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