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I am trying to seal or get as many charges sealed as possible. I had a drug problem 20 years ago. I have numerous traffic charges for driving with a suspended license. I several arrests for cocaine possession. (1 conviction for cocaine possession) Last arrest 1997, clean and sober 2o years.Question: Does my one conviction disqualify me to seal the other charges. I know the conviction cannot be sealed, but that stop me from sealing the other misdemeanor charges? What are your cost and to accept Pay Pal or CC? I would like to begin quickly.Albert Tognazzi(###) ###-####**@******.***

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I am trying to seal or get as many charges sealed as possible. I had a drug problem 20 years ago. I have numerous traffic charges for driving with a suspended license. I several arrests for cocaine possession. (1 conviction for cocaine possession) Last arrest 1997, clean and sober 2o years.Question: Does my one conviction disqualify me to seal the other charges. I know the conviction cannot be sealed, but that stop me from sealing the other misdemeanor charges? What are your cost and to accept Pay Pal or CC? I would like to begin quickly.Albert Tognazzi

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We cannot represent anyone from this site, as it is forbidden by state law. You would need to hire a local attorney to represent you on this type of matter.

As far as sealing charges, traffic charges cannot be sealed or expunged. You can only seal or expunge misdemeanor convictions or any felony charges that did not result in convictions. The felony convictions you would need to file a petition for pardon with the board of pardon and parole and seek a governor's pardon, which would then allow you to get the charges sealed if a pardon is granted.

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