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This is a common issue,
you should disclose the charges you faced and explain them away,
Good day sir - I do appreciate all of the advice you have given me on law school, bar issues, etc...
the reason is that you want them to know the full history, as
when you apply for bar admission,
you will be asked if you have ever been charged with a crime,
and you will have to disclose the information,
and is it realistic or common at all to be able to expunge them from my record for other purposes?
State law is different, you can try to get them expunged, however, if you have no conviction, and only charges,
it should not hurt your admission,
Yep that's good news.
Okay well thank you once again for your great advice!
a CWOF may appear as a dismissal on your record, it is never removed from your "Board of Probation" record that is readily accessible to law enforcement. Additionally, if a third party (potential employer, professional licensing board, etc.) performs a full background check, the CWOF may still appear, depending on the level of the check.
So disclosure is needed,
failing to disclose it could be worse, as it could be considered perjury or fraud,
Okay that's what I thought
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Okay well thanks again!
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