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How long does a DUI conviction stay on my record in Illinois and is there any way to get it expunged/sealed?

Chicago, IL |
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A DUI conviction will stay on your record forever and you cannot expunge or seal it.


Forever and no way to expunge


It will stay on forever...and there is no way to expunge a DUI in Illinois.


The DUI will be on your record for the rest of your life.

It cannot be expunged/sealed.

Sal Sheikh practices law in Illinois.This answer is provided solely for informational purposes only. You should always speak directly with a lawyer in your State. It is difficult to evaluate your legal problem without a consultation and review of all the facts and documents at issue. This answer does not constitute legal advice, create an attorney-client relationship, or constitute attorney advertising.


DUI is not expungable. It will always be on your record.

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