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Will I be able to get an assault 4 misdemeanor expunged from

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Will I be able to get an assault 4 misdemeanor expunged from my record if I don’t have any other criminal history? (Location is Washington State)
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  JPEsq. replied 7 years ago.
You should be able to get the conviction "Vacated", as it does not qualify as a "violent offense" under WA State law.

You can read teh actual statute here:

This basically means that it will not be considered as though you were never convicted.

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