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Was arrested and served time in state prison ( 0ne year ...

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Was arrested and served time in state prison ( 0ne year )..Is there anyway to have record expunged or rehab certificate...I have tried everything...I cannot get a job
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Thomas Swartz replied 8 years ago.

HelloCustomer

California does have procedures to expunge your criminal record and obtain a certificate of rehabilitation. The requirements and the procedure to do so is somewhat complicated. But the California Courts have This Excellent Web Page setting forth the entire process. Since I don't know your exact situation, I recommend that you read all of it. It explains exactly what you are entitled to, what forms you have to file, etc.

I hope this information helps. Good luck.

Thomas

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