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Since you have served your sentence but are still being effected by what would be deemed collateral effects, you may still be able to seek relief through a writ of error coram nobis. This historical procedure was established to give convicted individuals a way to reopen criminal cases when new evidence comes to light that would have significantly impacted the outcome of the trial had the information been available. I should point out that a successful writ of error coram nobis is extremely rare, but it appears New Jersey still permits an individual to seek relief.
You should take your new information to a local criminal defense attorney along with the complete record from the court of your conviction. If the attorney feels you may have a legitimate chance of success then you can discuss the filing of the writ of error coram nobis.
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