RCP Services

INFORMATION FOR THE COMMUNITY, THE RCP

Presents community education presentations regarding expungement law in English

Sponsors “Speed Screenings” where a large number of people can have one-on-one consultations regarding their situations

Prepares petitions for clients on eligible cases in Santa Clara County by drafting the pleading and Declaration and assembling supporting documents,

Follows necessary legal procedures (files petitions in court, serves them on parties, pays filing fees (with reimbursement for the fees from the client, when possible)

Helps clients prepare for their hearing through information from former clients and running a “moot court” hearing

INFORMACION PARA LA COMUNIDAD, EL PROYECTO RCP

Presenta sesiones educativas para la comunidad acerca de como retirar antecedentes penales en Español

FOR POLICY-MAKERS, THE RCP

Will provide (with permission of the person involved) people affected by convictions on their record to testify for law-makers

Will collect data to inform effective policy in the future