13th Amendment

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A professional firefighter (L) and prisoner firefighter prepare to battle a blaze near the Reagan Library in Simi Valley, Calif. on October 30, 2019. (Photo: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)
As the Golden State burns amid a firefighter shortage, AB 2147 would expedite criminal record expungements so ex-inmates can apply for EMT licenses.