Expungement

Have you ever done something you regretted that led to a criminal charge or conviction?  In your youth, did you get a DWI or were you ever arrested for a drug charge or other crime for which you either pled guilty or had the charge dropped? Did you later wonder whether that arrest, charge or conviction was still on your record?  More than likely, any employer who checks your record will find evidence of such an arrest or conviction, and this past incident could be...

Having a colorful criminal history is generally not something that people are proud of, yet over one in four U.S. adults has a criminal record. Virtually impossible to hide, a record of unlawful behavior can have the effect of making it harder for individuals with checkered pasts to do things that others take for granted, such as rent an apartment, borrow money from a bank, or find a job. Earning money is a basic cornerstone for being independent, but most potential employers balk when they...

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