Criminal Law

Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Criminal Law Questions
My wife received a DUI +/- 23 years ago. She received a
Hello my wife received a DUI +/- 23 years ago. She received a deferment. However we are not sure if it will still show up in a background check. She is looking to apply for a job as a substitute teach… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
26,130 satisfied customers
I had a misdemeanor DUI (2013, California) that was expunged
Hello, I had a misdemeanor DUI (2013, California) that was expunged in 2016, I will be applying to medical schools, and their applications have if I've been convicted of a misdemeanor, felony, or othe… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
19,740 satisfied customers
I have a question, I have only misdemeanor's and they are
I have a question, I have only misdemeanor's and they are all expunge. I want to try to become an Insurance agents, but I'll have to take a live scan. Would I be denied my license.. Because of my back… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
2,139 satisfied customers
I had a felony drug conviction 15 years ago and it was
I had a felony drug conviction 15 years ago and it was expunged 10 years ago. Im an electrician and my new job is building a new crime lab for the sheriffs dept. They want me do do a live scan backgro… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
26,130 satisfied customers
I live in Louisiana and got a DUI Nov 2011. I paid the fines,
I live in Louisiana and got a DUI Nov 2011. I paid the fines, did the community time, and have my record expunged of the conviction. Can I still legally by a gun and am I required to state on the appl… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
26,130 satisfied customers
I have shoplifting conviction in New Jersey 21 years ago and
I have shoplifting conviction in New Jersey 21 years ago and it has been expunged in 2007. I am a Licensed Vocational nurse and did the live scan and was clear. I am working for the Federal Gov now, t… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
26,130 satisfied customers
Hello, I had a DUI in 1995 that is on my criminal record.(this
Hello, I had a DUI in 1995 that is on my criminal record. (this is not an ARD situation) When filling out Employer applications, should I mark yes or no to the question of 'have you ever been convicte… read more
Delta-Lawyer
Delta-Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,510 satisfied customers
If I have a conviction from 2000 that was expunged several
If I have a conviction from 2000 that was expunged several years ago, do I have to disclose this on an employment application for a school district that ask about arrest, fines, conviction regardless … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
3,249 satisfied customers
Have two job offers on the table currently with offer letters
Have two job offers on the table currently with offer letters expected to be received both today and tomorrow. I have a DUI conviction, misdemeanor from last year in FL, that I was already charged for… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
3,249 satisfied customers
I have a misdemeanor that has been in expunged in California.
I have a misdemeanor that has been in expunged in California. It was for petty theft over 17 years ago. It was expunged 13 years ago. I am now applying for a job in the office at a school district. Qu… read more
LegalEagle1
LegalEagle1
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
751 satisfied customers
I am completing an application for the Walt Disney Company
I am completing an application for the Walt Disney Company for a potential job in Los Angeles. The position is for an Account Executive for Television Advertising Sales, which will require a pre-emplo… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
3,249 satisfied customers
Job application is seeking for me to list conviction, plea,
Job application is seeking for me to list conviction, plea, adjudication, etc for a crime or any other offense, except a minor traffic offense. Then notes dui and dwi should not be considered a minor … read more
stevexo
stevexo
Criminal Defense Attorney
Doctoral Degree
992 satisfied customers
I was convicted of a misdemeanor in LA county in 1991. I have
I was convicted of a misdemeanor in LA county in 1991. I have had to LiveScans done for the school district (volunteering) and for a Children's home (volunteering with foster youth) and they said noth… read more
LegalEagle1
LegalEagle1
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
751 satisfied customers
My husband was charged with a DUI in Oklahoma in 2004. It was his first and only DUI or an
My husband was charged with a DUI in Oklahoma in 2004. It was his first and only DUI or any type of crime ever. His BAC was .16, he pled guilty, but his sentence was deferred and the DUI was reduced t… read more
Delta-Lawyer
Delta-Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,510 satisfied customers
I live in CA, and received a DUI about 20 years ago. On job
I live in CA, and received a DUI about 20 years ago. On job applications I am sometimes asked if I've ever been convicted of a criminal offence. Do I need to declare this info even though it was 20 ye… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
I pleaded nolo contendre to a DUI with injury 33 years ago,
I pleaded nolo contendre to a DUI with injury 33 years ago, received a suspended sentence and probation, never got in trouble again (I do not drink)...for many years I had a "gaming card" as I was a c… read more
WiseOwl58
WiseOwl58
JD Honors Graduate
4,404 satisfied customers
I recently was stop for a dui. I had one about 18 months ago
I recently was stop for a dui. I had one about 18 months ago that was exsponged. Will that one count against me? And what might be in store for me now? I live in PA. I also won my own Buss. a Bar/Rest… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
26,130 satisfied customers
Can I attend law school and get my license with a misdeamor
I am now 30 and want to attend law school. When I was 19 I had sex with a 17 years old girl. Her parents found out and pushed the matter. I admitted I had sex with her and was charged with sexual batt… read more
Michael Foley
Michael Foley
Doctoral Degree
67 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Your Expert advise has provided insight on a difficult situation. Thank you so much for the prompt response. I will definitely recommend your website to my friends.

NormaPensacola, FL

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

3,249 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

2,269 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including criminal law.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

2,139 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

Nate

Nate

Lawyer

1,925 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of criminal defense practice.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Lawyer

1,815 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

1,654 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney with 29 yrs. exp. in criminal law

Barrister

Barrister

Criminal Defense Law

1,362 satisfied customers

17 years practicing criminal defense.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x