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Ban the Box Movement

'Ban the Box' Goes Too Far... and Not Far Enough

Eli Lehrer | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics
Eli Lehrer

All over the country, towns, cities and even states have begun a move towards policies that "ban the box" and forbid employers from asking individuals about previous criminal convictions. It's a decent idea on the surface, but on analysis, it goes both too far and not far enough.

Saki Knafo

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A few hours before the cops clapped handcuffs on him, James Cannon, a student at the University of Minnesota, was feeling better than ever about his p...