Deletion of Erased
Records - 2009-R-0357 You asked for information on the
Public Act 08-53, including information on why a
crime for which a pardon was granted would still be reported by a consumer
Checks by Consumer Reporting Agencies -
2009-R-0447 You asked how other states regulate background checks by consumer
reporting agencies. You also asked whether states authorize a private cause
of action to enforce the law or whether there are other enforcement options.
Special Parole - 2008-R-0175 You asked (1) about the difference between parole and
special parole; (2) what happens when someone violates a condition of
special parole; and (3) whether someone who violates special parole can be
released on parole later, who decides, and under what conditions.