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Experience:  Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court
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I have a criminal history that is holding me back, no serious

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I have a criminal history that is holding me back, no serious offences just silly misdemeanors from when I was younger. Is it possible to get it cleared?
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Customer: From 2004 through to about 2009 I have a few misdemeanor charges like, consuming alcohol in public, urinating in public, speeding offences and other vehicle offences. I really want to apply to get them cleared
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Daniel replied 5 months ago. Yes it is possible to have the offences cleared, it is called a spent conviction. Catch is, they need to be minor offences and over 10 years ago.
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