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The process for cleaning up one's criminal record in California is explained by the CA courts at this link: http://www.courtinfo.ca.gov/selfhelp/other/crimlawclean.htm
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I have to file a pc1203.4 petition for expungement, but this was almost 20 years ago is it still something a possible employer can find?
and do I have to fly to CA to take care of it?
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If you were fingerprinted at the time, yes, an employer can learn of the conviction during a background check.
If you are not sure if this is on your criminal record, one option you may want to first consider is to check your criminal record. The process for doing this for out-of-state residents is explained here: http://www.ag.ca.gov/fingerprints/security.php
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