Define and explain “Ban the Box” policy in your own words. Include: purpose, history, and current situation (ie: current states that have or do not have the policy.)

In this first Critical Thinking Assignment, you will conduct your own research. Please answer the following questions in a 600 minimum word total response for all 6 questions. A word count is provided to guide students to include details. Citations, references, re-copying of the questions are not included in the word count. This assignment can be in paragraph form or question & answer.