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What to Do if You Were Denied a Job After a Criminal Record Scan

When it comes to interviewing for jobs, there is nothing more awkward and uncomfortable than waiting for that phone call back. So, to get a phone call just to tell you that you you’re not being hired can be incredibly … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Frequently Asked Questions About State and Federal Law

The two primary types of courts in the United States are federal and state courts. There are several key dissimilarities between these two court systems, and a few similarities too. Continue reading to learn some fundamental information about state and … 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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What You Can and Cannot Expunge

The New Indiana Second Chance Law allows those with past criminal records to seal such records from the public. This means better opportunities for employment, housing, education, and overall quality of life. However, there are several rules and restrictions to … Continue reading

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What is the Second Chance Act?

The Second Chance Act is something important to anyone with a past criminal record in Indiana. It is a new beginning for those whose lives are affected by a previous conviction. If you fit into one of these categories, this … Continue reading

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FAQs About Sealing and Expunging Criminal Records

Now that many past offenders have had great success with Indiana’s Second Chance Law, you too should strongly consider taking advantage of this opportunity before it is gone forever. If you have a criminal record that you wish could be … Continue reading

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