Typically, keeping the past in the past is a wise decision. However, there are exceptions. If you have prior arrests or even convictions on your criminal record, it doesn’t have to remain there.
XpungeChicago is a division of the Law Offices of M. Fakhoury that concentrates on expungements and sealings of criminal records. Even if your record is not eligible for an expungement or sealing, you may nevertheless clear your record by way of executive clemency (also known as a pardon).
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Expungement, in Illinois, is a process that can get you your life back. It can clear away your old criminal record and give you the fresh start you deserve. If your record is expunged, you don’t have to tell anyone that you were ever involved in the criminal justice system – and your past won’t come back to haunt you on background checks.
What felonies can be sealed in Illinois? If you’re like most people, you’ve wondered the same thing – and although you know you’re not eligible for expungement, you could still be eligible for criminal record sealing.
Sealing means your record is hidden from the general public. If your record is sealed, it’ll still be available to law enforcement and people working in the court system, and it’ll be available to
Domestic violence – what Illinois law technically calls domestic battery – goes on your permanent criminal record. But can you expunge a domestic violence charge in Illinois? Here’s what you need to know.
Can You Expunge a Domestic Violence Charge in Illinois?
Whether you can expunge domestic violence from your criminal record depends on whether:
You were arrested but not charged with the crime of domestic battery