HTPP Resources

HTPP Resources

HTPP Resources


Below you’ll find links to previously recorded trainings and other materials related to human trafficking issues. For a list of upcoming trainings, please visit our events calendar. If you have any questions or need additional information, please reach out to Heather Heiman, HTPP Manager, at 443-451-4075.

Resources on Criminal Record Relief


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Guidance on the Expanded Vacatur Law and Criminal Record Relief for Trafficking Survivors

True Freedom in 2020 06.04.2020

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Vacatur

Maryland Code, Crim. Proc. § 8-302 – Vacation of Judgment

if participation in the offense was a direct result of being a victim of human trafficking

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Vacatur

Motion to Vacate Judgement of Conviction Under Criminal Procedure § 8-302

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Vacatur

Samples

For sample client affidavit, memorandum of law, vacatur order, and attorney affirmation, please email us.

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Expungment Resources

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HTPP Recorded Webinars and Tipsheets


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Maryland Anti-Trafficking Advocacy in 2023: Legislative Priorities & Preventing Unintended Consequences

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Advocating for Clients Across the Gender Spectrum

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Trauma Informed Interviewing

How To Create Safe Spaces and Build Trust While Developing a Client’s

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Supporting Survivor’s Financial Inclusion & Success

How to Address Banking, Credit, & Consumer Challenges

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Tip Sheet

Supporting Survivor’s Financial Inclusion & Success

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Supporting Client Agency & Equity

Incorporating Client Empowerment Models into Your Legal Practice

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Tip Sheet

Supporting Client Agency & Equity

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Updates on Maryland Judiciary Case Search and Criminal Record Relief in Maryland

Records Disappearing? Auto Expungement?

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Tip Sheet

Access to Criminal Records and Expungement in MD

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Human Trafficking and the Decriminalization of Sex Work

Myths, Misconceptions, and What the Data Actually Tells Us

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Tips

Decriminalization of Sex Work and Human Trafficking

Tips for Attorneys and Advocates

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Survivor Leadership

Reclaiming and Recrafting Justice in Anti-Trafficking Work

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Tips

Survivor Leadership

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Principles of Harm Reduction and its Application to Anti-Trafficking Work

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Tips

Principles of Harm Reduction and its Application to Anti-Trafficking Work

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The Intersection of HT and Housing Law

Advocating for Safe and Sustainable Housing Options for Survivors

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Tips

Assisting Trafficking Survivors With Housing Law Issues

Tips for Attorneys and Advocates

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Debt, Fraud, and Identity Theft

Advocating for Human Trafficking Survivors with Consumer Law Issues

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Tips

Debt, Fraud, and Identity Theft

Tip Sheet for Attorneys and Advocates

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The Intersection of Human Trafficking, Domestic Violence, and Family Law Matters

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Tips

The Intersection of Human Trafficking, Domestic Violence, and Family Law Matters

Tip Sheet for Attorneys and Advocates

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Human Trafficking and LGBTQIA+ Populations

Cultural Readiness, Risk Factors, and a Plan for Action

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Tips

Working with LGBTQIA+ Populations

Tips for Attorneys and Advocates

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Immigration and Human Trafficking

Legal Remedies and Practice Tips for Attorneys Representing Immigrant Survivors

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Tips

Advocating for Immigrant Survivors of Human Trafficking

Practical Tips Sheet

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The Intersection Between Tax Law & Human Trafficking

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Tips

Tips for Assisting Human Trafficking Survivors with Tax Issues

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Advocating for Survivors of Trauma

Practice Tips for Attorneys

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Tips

Advocating for Survivors of Trauma

Practical Tips – Trauma Informed Legal Advocacy

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Additional Information on Human Trafficking and the Collateral Consequences of Criminal Records for Survivors


Polaris Project

Grading Criminal Record Relief Laws for Survivors of Human Trafficking

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National Survivor Network

Survey: Impact of Criminal Arrest and Detention on Survivors of Human Trafficking

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Urban Institute Justice Policy Center

Consequences of Policing Prostitution: An Analysis of Individuals Arrested and Prosecuted for Commercial Sex in New York City

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American Bar Association Survivor Reentry Project

Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Guide for Attorneys

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American Bar Association Survivor Reentry Project

Workable Solutions for Criminal Record Relief: Recommendations for Prosecutors Serving Victims of Human Trafficking

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Please visit the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force Website and Referral Directory for information about programs serving trafficking survivors throughout the state

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