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Summary Offenses and Expungements

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I was accused of simple assault and disorderly conduct. The simple assault was a misdemeanor and the disorderly conduct was a summary. I went to trial with a judge. I was [...]

What is a Redaction?

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I would like to get a redaction; can you explain a redaction to me? If at the time of your arrest you were charged with multiple crimes, but were only convicted of some of [...]

Summary Expungement Problems

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I was convicted of a summary offense in 1990. The conviction is my only contact with the law as an adult or a juvenile anywhere in the United States of America. I do not have [...]

Pardon v. Commutation

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What is the difference between a pardon and a commutation? A pardon means that you are fully cleared of any responsibility for the crime for which you had been [...]

In Responce to the V.A.M. Expungement

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The general assembly of Pennsylvania has responded to the new case of V.A.M. regarding an expungement of a case that was thrown-out due to DNA evidence. See HOUSE BILL No. [...]