Expungements and the Changing Laws

Author: Wolfe Ossa lawCategories: Expungements

Legal Updates Regarding Expungements An expungement erases criminal offenses from one’s record.  The expungement process involves filing a petition with the Superior Court requesting that a specific criminal offense or set of offenses be expunged from one’s criminal record.  Upon approval of the petition by a judge, the offenses are expunged, i.e. considered not to …

The Expungement Process

Author: Wolfe Ossa lawCategories: Expungements

Expungement Process Whether pursuing an expungement pro se or with an attorney, there is a series of steps and procedures to keep in mind.  Although expungements have become easier to get with recent laws, the process remains lengthy and requires attention to detail. The first step in any expungement is to obtain your criminal record.  …