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I have an indefinite loss of licence from over 20 years ago
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I I have a criminal conviction from eighteen years ago (
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I have 3 DIC convictions from 1987- 1990's. Auckland, nz, I
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In March 2010 while operating a taxi I was convicted of: 1.
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History: September 1988. Post giving birth my husband a
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My question is probably fairly common. I have a marijuana possession
My question is probably fairly common. I have a marijuana possession conviction, a fine only and so no prison or community service sentence. This was back in 1978. Since then I have no other convictio… read more
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Hi, I am concerned that my criminal history could impact the
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My son was convicted and discharged for a minor dismeanour
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Hi,Is it true that after 7 years, a conviction is wiped from
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I have 3 minor convictions. I have a current NZ Passprot which
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I have applied for a job and require a police record check. I
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I have a record for offering to supply cannabis to an undercover
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