Marking the box for a felony conviction
Read “Ban the Box: U.S. Cities, Counties, and States Adopt Fair Hiring Policies.”
How do you think marking the box for a felony conviction impacts the ability of justice-involved individuals to gain employment after release or completion of probation?
Does society further punish justice-involved individuals by labeling them convicted?
Do you agree with the ban-the-box legislation? Why or why not?