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Paul Hanson has over 38 years expertise in defending misdemeanor as well as felony criminal charges throughout Kenwood 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 acquired the greatest attainable rankings from several nationwide lawyer rating companies. An "AV" score from Martindale-Hubbell and also a "10-Superb" rating from Avvo.com. He is likewise a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Kenwood Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is remarkably knowledgeable, aggressive, reasonably priced, and ideally situated not far away Kenwood.
Kenwood, WA: RAP SHEET EXPUNGE INFORMATION
A criminal record takes place whenever a person is convicted of a crime by a court. The criminal conviction will typically always stay on the person's state rap sheet up until a legal movement (demand) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 prior to the very same court after a specific period. For the majority of criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time period is typically 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all financial commitments owed to the court have actually been fully satisfied. And there need to not be any new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests given that the conviction sought to be vacated. If all these preconditions are satisfied, the majority of community & district courts will typically give movements to vacate a criminal conviction. That results in the person no longer having a criminal record for that particular conviction.
A person whose criminal conviction is vacated might legally specify on future task applications that he/she has never ever had a criminal record.
Under RCW 9.96.060, a person is limited to just one trip of a misdemeanor criminal conviction. Convictions for DUIs and specific misdemeanor sex crimes can not be vacated.
Nonconviction information (police arrest records, prison booking records, finger prints/ pictures (mugshots) records, etc) occur whenever a person is arrested/jailed however no criminal charges are ever filed in court. Such nonconviction information are held by Washington State police for many years. Local jailing police agencies & the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA both maintain nonconviction information.
Under RCW 10.97.060 and WAC 446-16-025, individuals might make written requests to expunge/delete such police nonconviction information. These requests need to be made to both the regional jailing police company and to the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Section in Olympia, WA. Such requests will typically be approved if there have actually been no charges within 2 years of the nonconviction information sought to be erased, and over 3 years have actually passed given that the date of the old arrest.
The website for the Washington State Criminal History Section is http://www.wsp.wa.gov/crime/crimhist.htm.
Nonconviction information, like criminal conviction records, can also be utilized by proprietors to reject rental real estate/ apartments and by companies to reject task applications, task promotions, etc. Protect your task and future. Call Kenwood rap sheet expungement legal representative attorney Paul Hanson to assist you clear your old court rap sheet and old police criminal history. He'll assist vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old police criminal history, arrest records, finger prints, pictures and other nonconviction information.