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Paul Hanson has over 38 years expertise in defending misdemeanor and felony criminal charges throughout Green Lake and Washington State. He practices in all the district and municipal courts in King County And he assists clients get old criminal convictions and arrests expunged from their records.
Paul Hanson has received the highest attainable rankings from many nationwide lawyer rating services. An "AV" rating coming from Martindale-Hubbell as well as a "10-Superb" rating from Avvo.com. He is additionally a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Green Lake Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is extremely knowledgeable, aggressive, reasonably priced, and conveniently situated close by Green Lake.
Green Lake, WA: RAP SHEET EXPUNGE INFORMATION
A rap sheet occurs whenever a person is convicted of a crime by a court. The criminal conviction will generally constantly remain on the individual's state criminal record till a legal motion (demand) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 prior to the same court after a particular time period. For a lot of criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time duration is generally 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all monetary responsibilities owed to the court have actually been completely satisfied. And there must not be any new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests considering that the conviction looked for to be vacated. If all these prerequisites are met, a lot of community & district courts will generally give movements to vacate a criminal conviction. That leads to the individual no longer having a criminal record for that particular conviction.
An individual whose criminal conviction is vacated might legally state on future task applications that he/she has never had a criminal record.
Under RCW 9.96.060, a person is restricted to just one trip of a misdemeanor criminal conviction. Convictions for DUIs and particular misdemeanor sex criminal activities can not be vacated.
Nonconviction data (authorities arrest records, jail booking records, finger prints/ pictures (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 law enforcement agencies for many years. Local arresting authorities companies & the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA both maintain nonconviction data.
Under RCW 10.97.060 and WAC 446-16-025, persons might make written requests to expunge/delete such authorities nonconviction data. These requests must be made to both the local arresting authorities agency and to the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA. Such requests will generally be approved if there have actually been no charges within 2 years of the nonconviction data looked for to be erased, and over 3 years have actually passed considering that the date of the old arrest.
The site for the Washington State Criminal History Section is http://www.wsp.wa.gov/crime/crimhist.htm.
Nonconviction data, like criminal conviction records, can also be utilized by property managers to deny rental real estate/ houses and by companies to deny task applications, task promos, and so on. Safeguard your task and future. Call Green Lake criminal record expungement legal representative attorney Paul Hanson to help you clear your old court criminal record and old authorities criminal history. He'll help vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old authorities criminal history, arrest records, finger prints, pictures and other nonconviction data.