i have a misdemeanor theft been 5 years can i get it off my record

Asked on June 30, 2009 under Criminal Law, Texas

Answers:

J.M.A., Member in Good Standing of the Connecticut Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

I am a lawyer in CT and practice in this area of the law.  You can apply to have your record expunged.  This is a formal application that is made to the parole board.  The review the application and determine whether you deserve it or not.  I suggest that you obtain a lawyer before you send in the application as you want it to be written well and have what good reasons for the application to be granted.  A lawyer with experience will be able to help you.


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