Legal Question in Criminal Law in Georgia

expungement

I paid a fine for something that I did not do 22 years ago for a misdemeanor charge in Georgia. The background check is showing the arrest on my record. Can I have this expungement from my record.

Asked on 5/30/07, 7:26 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Scot Sikes Law Offices of Scot Sikes

Re: expungement

Need to know more. What was the charge? Did you only pay a fine, or also receive probation? Did you actually make a court appearance and plead guilty? GA's expungment statute is quite narrow is scope. There may be other avenues to accomplish your goal however.

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Answered on 5/30/07, 9:17 pm


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