If I got a DUI 5 years ago, do I need to include it on job applications?

I pled no contest and completed a year of probation

Asked on February 26, 2013 under Criminal Law, Indiana


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

If the application requires you to list any convictions, and does not include a shorter time frame (e.g. any convictions in the last two or three years only), then yes, you would have to include this information. If you pled no contest, that counts as a conviction.

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