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I was adjudicated guilty of felony charges (sex offender) in

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I was adjudicated guilty of felony charges (sex offender) in 1998. (90 days and 3 yrs probation) I am not guilty! I'm living in HELL ! can this case be overturned? Is there any hope for me (besides a speedy death!)
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Given that the adjudication took place in 1998, any appeal options are not time barred, since the notice to appeal should have been filed within 30 days after adjudication.

The other option is to petition the Office of Executive Clemency to pardon the offense.

https://fpc.state.fl.us/Clemency.htm


The other option would be to expunge your records, although an adjudication of guilty generally does not qualify for expungement, so the appropriate process would be to seek the pardon.


http://www.fdle.state.fl.us/content/getdoc/c83dd888-ef7a-448e-9a96-ba69fc4181f7/Seal-and-Expunge-Home.aspx







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