Pardons and Record Suspensions

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The New Cannabis Possession Pardon

By |2018-10-25T11:27:56+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, General Blog Posts - AllCleared Criminal Record Services, General Pardons, Pardons, Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , |

The New Pot Possession Pardon On October 17th, 2018, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale announced further plans by the Liberal Government to introduce legislation for a new pot possession pardon. This pardon will be aimed specifically at individuals that were [...]

Getting a pardon in Ontario: Seal your record

By |2018-09-01T17:03:52+00:00September 1st, 2018|Categories: Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

A pardon is essential for many opportunities in Ontario. In the past, Ontario employers only required pardons for sensitive positions, such as health care and teaching. Today, criminal record checks are requested all the time in Ontario even for entry-level [...]

Who qualifies for a pardon in Canada?

By |2018-08-24T16:19:28+00:00August 24th, 2018|Categories: Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

A pardon, which is now called Record Suspension, seals a criminal record in the national database, which allows you to go on with your life and contribute fully. Once you have a pardon you can apply for jobs and other [...]

The meaning of “Record Suspension” in Canada

By |2018-08-17T15:46:50+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

In Canada, the meaning of Record Suspension is similar to “pardon”. In fact, up until 2012, Record Suspensions were called pardons. Basically it means that your criminal record is sealed. When an employer searches your criminal record it will come [...]

Are pardons still available in Canada?

By |2018-08-17T15:48:42+00:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

Many changes have happened to the pardon system in Canada, which can be confusing to people with criminal records. Eventually a person with a criminal record will want to seal it so that they can go on with life. Technically, [...]