Also curious how one background search company had the conviction listed and the others don't?
Thanks for the quick reply. I never received any official "dismissal of the charges" documentation, but I did receive "first time pardon" documentation. I guess I may have to follow-up with the court in La to check if indeed the 893 plea dismissal was handled correctly pursuant to the original, documented plea deal, or does the pardon documentation serve the same purpose as the dismissal documentation would?
Also, I now reside in MN and the background check the school will use will be processed by the MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehensions, which is obviously a law enforcement/ government entity. Could they potentially have access to this conviction record?
Again, I don't want to look like a liar should this record be disclosed, but I don't want to disclose this past embarrassing matter if don't have to.
I want to try and cover every base before I make my decision on how to answer the conviction question on the application.
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