TITLE

THE KOBAYASHI MARU OF EX-OFFENDER EMPLOYMENT: REWRITING THE RULES AND THINKING OUTSIDE CURRENT "BAN THE BOX" LEGISLATION

AUTHOR(S)
Garcia, Adriel
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Temple Law Review;Summer2013, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p921
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses criminal records and Ban the Box legislative measures which are designed to prevent criminal recidivism by increasing employment opportunities for ex-criminal offenders in the U.S. as of June 2013. According to the article, Ban the Box laws impose restrictions on employer inquiries into the criminal histories of prospective job applicants. Other topics include criminal background checks, liability under negligence hiring laws, and the legal aspects of job interviews.
ACCESSION #
91951890

 

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