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This page deals with sealing court records in civil cases, especially evictions.
ABA Ten Guidelines for Residential Eviction Laws,
ABA House of Delegates adopts these resolutions in Feb. 2022. Includes a resolution that "A court that hears eviction cases should automatically seal the names of defendants before a final judgment and in dismissed cases, and courts should have practical procedures for sealing or otherwise protecting the privacy of defendants where other good cause exists."
The Nation, 8/19/20. Argues that a record in eviction court is similar to a criminal record. That's why it's important to seal eviction filings that don't result in eviction.