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A new Florida law seeks to make it easier for people to get their mugshots removed from certain websites. It’s the only bill from the 2017 legislative session to take effect this month.

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A bill making it easier for certain people to get their mugshots removed and records sealed has already passed the Florida Senate. And, after recently passing its last committee in the House, it’s now headed to the floor.

Sen. Nancy Detert, R-Venice
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Juvenile offenders who have non-violent and less serious crimes on their records could have those documents automatically expunged when they turn 21.