How Long Does a Misdemeanor Stay on Your Record?

by The Rodriguez Law Group | Nov 29, 2020 | Expungement

A misdemeanor might be considered a minor criminal offense compared to a felony charge, but it is a criminal offense. If you are convicted of a misdemeanor, the misdemeanor remains on your criminal record for the rest of your life, unless the court expunges the offense. According to the California Attorney General’s Office, the Department… read more

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How Long Does a Felony Stay on Your Record in Los Angeles?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Jan 23, 2020 | Expungement

If you’ve been convicted of a felony in Los Angeles, that will remain on your criminal record indefinitely. That is, unless, you file a petition to have your conviction expunged. Certain felonies in California can be expunged – or removed – from your record. However, there are certain limits regarding when you can initiate the… read more

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Criminal Record Expungement in California

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Apr 02, 2016 | Expungement

An expungement is essentially a court process that removes a criminal conviction from your record. Some people with criminal histories may not be aware that their criminal record is eligible for expungement, but expunging your record if possible can open up new professional, personal, and educational opportunities. A criminal record may affect a person’s ability… read more

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Los Angeles Criminal Expungements

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | May 05, 2015 | Expungement

The term expungement refers to the process by which you clean your criminal record.  An expunction is a request that the court reopen your criminal case, withdraw the plea or guilty conviction, dismiss the charges and re-close the case without the conviction on your record. Essentially it removes the conviction from your record. Not all… read more

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