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What Happens to My Criminal Record if the Prosecutor Didn’t File Charges?

In some cases of arrests, the state prosecution might decide to not file charges against a defendant. This decision might come for a number of reasons, from mistaken identity and false accusations, to lack of evidence and actual innocence. Whatever … Continue reading

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What is the Seven Year Rule for Arrest Records?

Continue reading to learn about the “Seven Year Rule”, and confirm where your arrest record stands. If you are preparing to interview for a new job, you must also prepare yourself to answer questions about your past. And if your … Continue reading

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Here’s a Fun Acronym to Help Clear Your Arrest Records!

A new law regarding criminal record expungement has recently been passed in Indiana. This means certain people now qualify to have their criminal records eliminated from public records. It is Indiana’s first comprehensive criminal record expungement law. This is a … Continue reading

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FAQs About Indiana Criminal Record Expungement

Criminal record expungement is an understandably complex topic. Many people are just as confused as you are; so use these frequently asked questions and answers to help! Do you have a past criminal record in Indiana from years ago? Have … Continue reading

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Am I Eligible For Criminal Record Expungement?

Every state observes the laws of criminal record expungement differently. So depending on where your arrest or charges took place, the eligibility requirements may vary. In Indiana, legislation supports the notion that anyone who has an arrest on their record … Continue reading

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What is the Expungement Process for a Criminal Charge?

Whether just an arrest or an actual conviction, a criminal charge can have adverse, on-going effects for minors and adults alike. These difficult, downward consequences can diminish a person’s quality of life in many ways, both personally and professionally. A … Continue reading

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Employee Discrimination Has its Consequences for Employers

A new law, appropriately termed the “Second Chance” law, was passed last year to allow people with past criminal convictions or arrests to conceal their records from public access through a process called criminal record expungement. This act, ACT No. … Continue reading

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