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I said something on a police report about my daughter's

I said something on a police report about my daughter's mother that I wish I wouldn't have said, and I'm wondering if there's any way to alter or seal my statement.JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: Oklahoma a couple of days agoJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: no

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What does "Have you ever been convicted of a felony or

What does "Have you ever been convicted of a felony or subjected to deferred adjudication on a felony charge?" mean? I was arrested on a possession of identifying information charge in 2004. I accepted deferred adjudication and completed without any incident. The word "subjected" makes me think that the question could mean something more than did I just accept deferred. I was never convicted, revoked, nothing. Completed probation perfectly - 14 years ago. I am afraid this will hinder a potential job I am trying to get. I recieved the offer letter, now they are asking this. What should I answer?

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Will I fail a background check for employment if I had a

Will I fail a background check for employment if I had a shoplifting charge that was dismissed?

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6 years ago I acquired a misdemeanor domestic with no

6 years ago I acquired a misdemeanor domestic with no physical violence involved. I am trying to acquire my concealed carry license but this seems to be in the way of doing so any help would be of great assistance

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I was convicted of a felony possession of marijuanna in

I was convicted of a felony possession of marijuanna in 1998. My question is, does that fall off your record after so many years or do I have to get it exspunged ?

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Nisha Jones, Esq.

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Yesterday I was charged with a Class A misdemeanor, petit

Hello! Yesterday I was charged with a Class A misdemeanor, petit larceny, in New York State. I have no previous offences or arrests, a college grad and was a licensed preschool teacher for 5 years. I was wondering how likely is it for my case to be acquitted or dismissed or even expunged although I am not a minor, I am 24JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?Customer: In New York and I was charged August 19, 2016JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yet I was going to wait until Monday. I wasn't sure how available a lawyer is on weekendsJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: No I have no other previous offences or crimes

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I have a felony on my record that 18 years old ( indecent

I have a felony on my record that 18 years old ( indecent lib with child) it happen in 1997. Can I have it taken off my record?

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Ok have a misdemeanor battery charge showing pending in

ok have a misdemeanor battery charge showing pending in Fulton County of atlanta ga as of 9/4/15. have not been to court yet. went to both fulton county superior court not showing in system. went to arresting city of atlanta not showing up in there system. both system shows traffic citations only. both says case number ***** not match either systems case numbers. please advise going about fixing this. it's showing up on background check. job says I have until Thursday to rectify issue. I don't know where to begin when neither city or county has case in their system

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If I had an aggravated assault charge in 2013 and it was

If I had an aggravated assault charge in 2013 and it was expunged am I legally supposed to disclose that on a job application when asked if I have ever been convicted of a crime

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