Category Archives: Indiana Criminal Record Expungement

Can I Apply for Expungement With a Pending Criminal Charge?

When it comes to criminal record expungement, there are several rules, restrictions, and limitations involved in the process, from the initial petitioning stage, to final judgement. This means that not all applicants are eligible. For most, there are long waiting … Continue reading

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Who Can Grant Criminal Pardons in the United States?

When facing a federal criminal charge, there are two chief outcomes: guilty or not guilty. But what about being pardoned for your crimes? What does this mean, exactly? And who can grant pardons to suspected or convicted criminals? Continue reading … Continue reading

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Will the State Expunge My Shoplifting Arrest Record?

Life is certainly a learning curve. And along the way, many of us make poor character choices that later teach us the morals we ultimately adopt as our own. One such error in judgement is the crime of shoplifting, which … Continue reading

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Can I Expunge My Pretrial Diversion Records in Indiana?

Everyone has a past, and for some, that means criminal records. But just because you have an arrest, charge, or similar non-conviction on your permanent record, it does not make you a delinquent or low-class citizen in any right. That … Continue reading

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How Many Types of Background Checks Are There?

If you are currently interviewing for jobs or participating in a similar venture that might require someone to run a background check on you, you might be concerned about what people might find on your permanent record. For this reason, … Continue reading

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What is the Current Status of the Indiana Expungement Law?

If you are still waiting to be eligible for criminal record expungement, you may be concerned that the status is going to change any time. The truth is, you are correct to be concerned about this, as this new law … Continue reading

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Warning: An Expunged Criminal Record is NOT Destroyed

If you are considering moving forward with an expungement petition in Indiana, you are likely on your way to a promising future full of better opportunities. However, it is important that you fully understand what criminal record expungement is, what … Continue reading

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Remove Criminal Charges and Arrests From Your Personal Record in Indiana

Currently, in Indiana, you can expunge criminal offenses from your personal records.  If you have been convicted of a crime, or arrested for a crime, you may be eligible to have those records removed for good!  Drunken driving charges, public … Continue reading

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How to Expunge Criminal Records in Marion County

Here’s what you really need to know about the new Indiana criminal record expungement laws, also known as the Indiana’s Second Chance Law: It can be repealed at any time! So as someone with an arrest or conviction on your … Continue reading

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How to Get Started With Criminal Record Expungement in Indiana

The new state criminal record expungement law, also known as the Indiana Second Chance Law, officially took effect on July 1st of 2013.  Since then, thousands of Hoosiers have taken advantage of the opportunity, and as a result, opened more … Continue reading

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