If your case is dismissed, this must surely mean that you have no criminal record – right? You were not found guilty of a crime in California and you’re ready to move on with your life. However, as much as you would love for things to work that way, they usually don’t. There is a… Read More
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You may already know that you can sometimes have your record expunged for state crimes, the least serious of the crimes. Expungement is a process that takes place where your records are physically destroyed, but it is not always possible depending on the severity and circumstances of the crime. In most cases, the process takes… Read More
In California, expungement is a popular way for people to have their legal record sealed or “erased” in the eyes of the court, which can be extremely helpful to you depending on your situation. The expungement process can be time-consuming and confusing at times, which is why we believe that working with a criminal defense… Read More
If you live in California and you have been charged with a crime, you may find that the crime follows you around on your record. This is why many people decide to go through with the expungement process, which is when you reopen your criminal proceeding and reverse your conviction. However, the process may not… Read More
Arrest records can follow you for many years after the fact, affecting your ability to find employment, get into the certain colleges, obtain housing, and earn professional licenses. Sealing your juvenile arrest records is a good way to prevent youthful mistakes from affecting you throughout adulthood.