I recently found out through an internet search that a website called justmugs.com has a mugshot of me with totally false charges. It I was arrested on a different date for retail theft, but nothing like this. They list me as having the following charges:
893.13 6a, T, Cocaine-possess / Possess Cocaine
893.13 1a1, S, Cocaine-possess / With Intent To Sell Mfg Deliv Etc Schedule Ii
893.147 1, F, Narcotic Equip-possess / And Or Use
893.13 1a1, S, Opium Or Deriv-sell / Schedule I Or Ii
948.06, N, Prob Violation / Or Commty Cont Re Unk/fel/misd/juv Non Critria
None of this is true. There is no public record of it, Justmugshots said I can have it removed for free if I have proof of expungment/dismissal, but of course I don't have these because the arrest never happened, What can I do?
Family Law Attorney
You might be able to file for a restraining order to make them remove it, and if you suffered actual damages from the post, you might have a defamation case against them. Consult with an attorney in your area for an evaluation of your potential claim.
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Use the browse/search feature of Avvo to research the on-going issues re "mugshots.com" Some participating attorneys claim some success at forcing removal, and it may serve you to connect with those lawyers who can cite to specific favorable results.
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