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Sealing of violation convictions New York

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What is the essence of sealing violation in NY when anyone has an access to it if they visit county court house?

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A court order is required to access a sealed file.

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No one besides the defendant has access to a sealed case at the court house. If someone asks they are usually told there is no public record.

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Not everyone has access to sealed records.


Access to sealed files is limited, even for the defendant's attorney.