Written by attorney Aaron Philip McAllister

Prop 47 - How to Change a Felony to a Misdemeanor in California

This guide explains how to use recently passed Proposition 47 to change certain low-level, nonviolent offenses from felonies to misdemeanors. Eligible persons may remove the felony offense from their record and change it to a misdemeanor, and incarcerated persons may be re-sentenced and released.

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