Effect Expungement of domestic violence and child custody

Asked over 1 year ago - Downey, CA

We are going to court fighting for child custody and I have many issues of her having our son sole custody since she abuses her authorities so many times and now I have to court expunge my domestic violence case I was innocent and I took plea not contest because ill advice of public defender
does this help me in my case ?

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  1. Stephen Ross Cohen

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Probably not because expungement is only sealing records from nongovernmental agencies and I believe the courts are still governmental agencies and will get the records.

    My name is Stephen R. Cohen and I have practiced over 38 years and can be reached at 213-819-1171. I practiced... more

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