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Paul Hanson has over 35 years experience in defending misdemeanor and also felony criminal charges throughout Cedar Park and Washington State. He practices in all the district and municipal courts in King County And he helps clients get old criminal convictions and arrests expunged from their records.
Paul Hanson has obtained the highest attainable rankings from several national lawyer rating companies. An "AV" score coming from Martindale-Hubbell as well as a "10-Superb" rating from Avvo.com. He is likewise a past Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Cedar Park Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is remarkably knowledgeable, aggressive, affordable, and ideally situated near Cedar Park.
Cedar Park, WA: RAP SHEET EXPUNGE DETAILS
A criminal record takes place whenever a person is convicted of a crime by a court. The criminal conviction will normally constantly remain on the individual's state rap sheet until a legal movement (request) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 before the same court after a particular period. For most criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time period is normally 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all financial commitments owed to the court have actually been totally pleased. And there must not be any new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests because the conviction looked for to be vacated. If all these preconditions are satisfied, most municipal & district courts will normally approve movements to vacate a criminal conviction. That leads to the individual no longer having a rap sheet for that specific conviction.
A person whose criminal conviction is vacated might legally specify on future job applications that he/she has never ever had a rap sheet.
Under RCW 9.96.060, a person is limited to only one holiday of a misdemeanor criminal conviction. Convictions for DUIs and particular misdemeanor sex criminal offenses can not be vacated.
Nonconviction data (cops arrest records, jail booking records, finger prints/ images (mugshots) records, etc) take place whenever a person is arrested/jailed but no criminal charges are ever filed in court. Such nonconviction data are held by Washington State police for several years. Local arresting cops agencies & the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Area in Olympia, WA both keep nonconviction data.
Under RCW 10.97.060 and WAC 446-16-025, persons might make written requests to expunge/delete such cops nonconviction data. These requests must be made to both the local arresting cops agency and to the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Area in Olympia, WA. Such requests will normally be approved if there have actually been no charges within two years of the nonconviction data looked for to be erased, and over 3 years have actually passed because the date of the old arrest.
The site for the Washington State Criminal History Area is http://www.wsp.wa.gov/crime/crimhist.htm.
Nonconviction data, like criminal conviction records, can also be utilized by property managers to reject rental housing/ houses and by employers to reject job applications, job promotions, etc
. Secure your job and future. Call Cedar Park rap sheet expungement lawyer attorney Paul Hanson to help you clear your old court rap sheet and old cops criminal history. He'll help vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old cops criminal history, arrest records, finger prints, images and other nonconviction data.