Clearing a Criminal Record

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Can I Have My Criminal Record Cleared?

Many criminal convictions can be cleared from an individual’s criminal record. This means, under certain circumstances, an individual may ask the court to erase a conviction from your permanent record, in which case, subsequent courts and law enforcement officials may not have access to certain elements of your criminal past. The following are criteria wherein your criminal record may be cleared: 

Once I Have Cleared My Record, Can it Still Be Used against Me?

Even if your record is clear, the following situations might still affect you: 

Should I Contact a Lawyer about My Criminal Record?

If you have questions about the status of your criminal record, or want to attempt to have your record cleared, the advice of a criminal defense attorney can be extremely helpful.

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Last Modified: 05-14-2012 02:30 PM PDT

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