Case Conclusion Date: 02.28.2012
Practice Area: Criminal defense
Outcome: Expungement denial remanded
Description: Application for expungement after completion of PTI. R.K. was denied expungement due to prior arrest history with no criminal convictions. Appellate Division held that expungement should have been granted for arrest resulting in municipal ordinance and arrest resulting in dismissal. Appellate Division further held that arrest dismissed after PTI should have been denied without prejudice, allowing petitioner to re-apply after sufficient time has elapsed.