I was arrested and charged with dv assault but case got dismissed in court. Then some time later i was arrested and charged with theft of property but the case went to null process in court in exchange that I pay 364$ in court costs. I need to know if any of the arrests, charges, dissmissal, and the null process will be shown on my background check? If so how long do I have to wait to get expunged in the state of AL ?
Yes they will show up forever unless you expunge them. It depends on charge and outcome on how long it takes to file. An attorney can tell you how long. We do them all the time, but we need to see how disposed of to be sure.
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Yes. The paper trail of these charges will continue to exist even though they were dismissed/nol prossed. You need to speak with an attorney in your area about the possibility of having the charges expunged.
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