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14 years ago I was arrested drug felony charge in Florida. I

14 years ago I was arrested for a drug felony charge in Florida. I was never convicted due to an illegal search. The case was dismissed. The records were also expunged. I am now in my 2nd year of medial school and they are doing a level 2 background check before rotations. Will this show up? I was under the impression that expunged records are virtually erased?

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I live in State. I have a juvenile conviction on my record

I live in Washington State. I have a juvenile conviction on my record that happened June 14, 1995, half a month before the 7/1/95 date that I keep reading about. Am I eligible to get my juvenile record sealed? My crime was a misdemeanor, no felonies.

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We are in Pittsburgh pa, and my parents are the victim in a

We are in Pittsburgh pa, and my parents are the victim in a juvenile case of an attempted burglary. At pre trial this week, we were not given any opportunity to speak, even though the mother of the defendant was, and the prosecutor never spoke to us, meet us etc... Are we able to request a new prosecutor and or jusdge?

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I was considered "Youthful Offender" in 1996. Although I had

I was considered "Youthful Offender" in 1996. Although I had a class "C" felony under this. I was told that even after turning 21, and the record was wiped clean, I could not vote or posses firearms. Is this still true?? I am now almost 39, and have had no arrests since.

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My son's girlfriend is 16 years old. When she was 10, she

My son's girlfriend is 16 years old. When she was 10, she was shopping with a friend who stole clothes and gave her the bag of merchandise. She was the one who got caught. She went to juvenile court and was convicted and received community service. As a16 year old searching for a job, does she need to disclose that conviction from when she was 10?

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Consumption of alcohol by a minor JA: The Criminal Lawyer

Consumption of alcohol by a minorJA: The Criminal Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: No we are in the morningJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Criminal Lawyer can help you best. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: My 17 yr old son and 14 yr old son were riding with an 18 yr old that was pulled over for speeding. The officer said he smelled alcohol. Arrested the driver for DUI but no blow, blood or field test. Issued MIC to my 2 sons, plus another 17 yr old, no blow or blood test. Let them drive home. No call to any parents.JA: My brothers got into lots of trouble with the law when they were young. The Criminal Lawyer will know how to get you the best outcome. Is there anything else the Criminal Lawyer should be aware of?Customer: They charged my oldest with drug paraphernalia because there was a pipe in the truck under a seat and he was the closest to it. It was not his.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I am in Burlington Iowa my son was in a fight at school and

I am in Burlington Iowa my son was in a fight at school and he admitted it as his fault he is willing to take a punishment, but my concern is that the school filed a police charge of assault on him and his record is being posted online by the Burlington Iowa Police Dept. as a criminal he is only 17 years old his birthdate is Nov * **** they have online as 0*-*-**** like he is 18 but he is not and now he looks like a common criminal for the world to see for the rest of his life. He has never been in any trouble until now!!

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How extensive is a level 2 background check JA: The Criminal

how extensive is a level 2 background checkJA: The Criminal Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: no, a company is going to do one on me. I wanted to know what they can seeJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Criminal Lawyer can help you best. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: I was convicted of a class D felony in 1983. I wanted to know if this will show up on the reportJA: My brothers got into lots of trouble with the law when they were young. The Criminal Lawyer will know how to get you the best outcome. Is there anything else the Criminal Lawyer should be aware of?Customer: noJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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My son has three prior convictions. Can he be charged as an

My son has three prior convictions. Can he be charged as an armed career criminalMy son has three prior convictions and was convicted recently for being in procession of a gun and was found guilty. The gun was found in the home in a drawer. Prosecution has filed a motion to enhance him. Can they do this?JA: My brothers got into lots of trouble with the law when they were young. The Criminal Lawyer will know how to get you the best outcome. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: Are you meaning the lawyer that represented him at the trialJA: I hope not.Customer: So do I need to get another lawyerJA: I can help you talk to the lawyer. Thanks for coming to JustAnswer. How can we help?Customer: That is good. I need to talk to someone who know what they are talking about. Is it a charge to talk to the lawyerJA: OK. The lawyer will know what to do. Please tell me everything you can so the lawyer can help you best.Customer: OK. On April the tweny_ninth of 2014.he was arrested at a convenience store. Hans cuffed put in police car while another officer drove his car to his house.there were other police's there kicked in his door without showing him a warrant before entering in. They Gore the house up. The warrant was found on the table. There was also a small amount of k2.the warrant was issued because the officer claimed that he had found three blunts in a community garbage can in the alley behind his house. There were no pictures of the evidence.none of this was allowed in courtDuring the search of the resident is when they found the gun in a top junk drawer with other items that were found. After he was arrested he was taken to Temple police department and then taken to fed holding in Waco Texas. After which he was charged with a gun while in jail and forced to give a mouth swab with three or four guards present in jail sell. Was told that they would get a sample voluntary or involuntary. At first they said that they were charging him with k2charge but when they found the gun. They gave that charge to his wife who was at work. He sat in jail in federal jail from April 29,2014-as we speak. His trial was on monday may 9,2016. He is waiting for sentencing on7-6-2016. Prosecution attorney has filed an enhancement.prior to this he was told that she couldn't so that. They found a regular hand gun. His wife is waiting now to see what will happen to her.JA: Is there anything else important you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Yes the officer that is on that case had been harassing him for some time.I believe that he had a problem against my son because of another situation some years back. Every incident he has had has been with this officer. Also with the present situation there is no informants or anything that gave them a reason to come into their home. They presented a warrant to him for the gun while he was in jail.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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