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i was convicted for:conspiracy to import cocain in 1972, this

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i was convicted for:conspiracy to import cocain in 1972, this was still under the BNDD, we tried to get any information about this case about 20 years ago through some lawayers in germany, but could not find any records about my case, how could i find out what or where my records are, and is a 'conspiracy' the same as having commited the crime??
Hello and thank you for your question.

The FBI keeps a central database of criminal convictions. The process to obtain your criminal history record from the FBI is explained here

Conspiracy is defined as an agreement between two or more people to commit a crime. Generally, anyone who conspires to commit any drug-related crime will be punished as though he had actually committed the crime. However, the elements of a conspiracy are different than those of the object crime. To prove a conspiracy, the government must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that there was an agreement to violate a drug law; that each alleged conspirator knew of the agreement and intended to join the conspiracy; and there must have been at least one act in furtherance of the intended conspiracy. Circumstantial evidence may be enough to prove each of these elements.


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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
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