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Criminal record expungement delay frustrates applicants

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Criminal record expungement delay frustrates applicants

A call is being made for the Ministry of Justice to fix the backlog of applications for the expungement of criminal records

A call is being made for the Ministry of Justice to fix the backlog of applications for the expungement of criminal records.

Frustrated St Andrew businessman Sean Green is among scores who have been waiting for years to have their applications adjudicated.

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The Criminal Records Office of the Jamaica Constabulary Force has close to 2,000 requests for criminal record expungement.

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The justice ministry processes the applications

Several applicants, including Green, have asserted that they have been given the run around by the Ministry

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