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I got a dwi in 1986, had it reduced to a bac ,got it expunged

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I got a dwi in 1986, had it reduced to a bac ,got it expunged in 96 or 97 . Got a nother dwi in 2009 and just got charged with another one. Can they use the expunged one against me or am I looking at my 2nd offence

When a charge is expunged, that means that the records are destroyed and it as if they offense never occurred. So, if the offense from 96 or 97 was expunged, it would not now be used against you.

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