How can i file for expungement without a lawyer

Asked about 4 years ago - Dallas, TX

i have been off probation for 6 months... it was supposed to be a felony reduced to misdemeanor... but it still shows that it was a felony... i want to find a new can i file for an expungement without hiring a lawyer

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  1. Cynthia Russell Henley

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . You cannot get an expunction because you do not qualify. You must have gotten a dismissal or a not guilty.

    You may qualify to petition the court for nondisclosure if you served deferred adjudication probation. If the case was not reduced to a misdemeanor, then you will have to wait 5 years if the case qualifies, to file. If the case was reduced, then it depends on what type of case if there is a waiting period, IF the case qualifies.

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