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You will be required to report the criminal conviction, even though it is expunged. Goverment licensing agencies expect a higher ethical performance, and failure to report the conviction, will practically guarantee the permanent revocation of your license.
Since it won't matter whether or not you clear your record early, you may want to just let the wheels of justice turn in an orderly fashion and not try to do anything fancy.
Hope this helps.
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