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n 2004 my wife had me arrested saying that i threatened her

and also took out a...
n 2004 my wife had me arrested saying that i threatened her and also took out a no contact order for three years.in the first two years i probably went to court 12 times to try to resolve this ,but never went to a trial. i had a public defender. for the last 4 years nothing has happened.the 3 year no contact order and the unresolved trial still remain on my record haunting me every day.i am innocent of thrse charges and need a resolution.it's been seven years in hell.
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At this point the case has likely expired because of lack of prosecution and the statute of limitations and you will need to get a new attorney and you will need to get an attorney now and seek to get your record expunged and the case officially dismissed for lack of prosecution. The restraining order for only 3 years is also expired. However, to finally close the case, you need to get an attorney to actually go into court to file the motion to dismiss and expunge.

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