Seal Adult Records

Recent Posts in Seal Adult Records Category

  • New Juvenile Record Sealing Law

    || 28-Jun-2018

    Seal Your Juvenile Record We can petition the court to seal juvenile records for the serious offenses listed in Welfare and Institutional Code § 707(b) (these are the offenses that can be transferred to adult court) except if you were sent to a state facility for a serious sex offense that requires sex offender registration under Penal Code section 290.008. To qualify for this, you must be ...
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  • Modification in California's Sex Offender Registration Law

    || 28-Jun-2018

    MODIFICATION IN CALIFORNIA'S SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION LAW Sex offender registration effects an individual for the rest of their life, however the California legislature recently modified California Penal Code 290 which governs the lifetime registry requirement. Taking effect on January 1, 2021, persons required to register as sex offenders will be required to do so for a minimum of 10 years, ...
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  • Seal Adult Records

    || 24-Apr-2018

    Sealing of Adult Record & Penal Code Section 851.91 Posted By Mark Raymond McDonald || 24-April-2018 The California legislature has revised the law allowing individuals to petition the court to seal their criminal arrest records under Penal Code section 851.91. This statute is applicable to both felony and misdemeanor arrests. Due to an unfortunate social stigma and embarrassment that attaches ...
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