can my record be sealed with me being on probation for 1st degree arson. i was sentenced to 20 yrs probation i have served 12 yrs with 8 years to go. can my record be sealed in order for me to get a job
No. However, if you were sentenced as a first offender then you are not a convicted felon, and would not be lying if you stated on a job application that you have never been convicted of a felony.
Your record can't be sealed, but it is possible to petition the court for early termination of your probation. At that point, the case against you would be dismissed and no pending charges would appear on your record, as they do now. Please let me know if I can be of assistance. I would be happy to help.
M. Jason Rhoades
No. But your answer on the job applications is accurate. Those types of employers are decent, and far between.
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