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i have been cited for soliting a prostitute never had a record

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i have been cited for soliting a prostitute never had a record before now i have a citation for court what do i have to do to avoid getting a record bare in mind its iffy terms all i did was offer the girl a seat in a heated car

First thing you need to do when you get to court is to ask the prosecutor if they have a "pre-trial diversion" program. These are programs set up for first time offenders who want to keep their records clean.

Many counties and states have these for people arrested for solicitation. It is normally a 3 hour class that you must attend that tells you about the dangers of prostitution and how bad it is for the prostitutes and the people who hire them.

Once you complete the program you go back to court with your certificate of completion and show it to the prosecutor.

These programs are a great way to keep your record clean. But remember - you only get one chance at these programs. If you get arrested for this again you will likely get a conviction.

Good Luck!
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