SEAL DRUG CONVICTIONS IN NEW YORK
Drug convictions can be sealed in New York State. Put a former Binghamton prosecutor on your team.
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SEAL YOUR DRUG CONVICTION
Under NYS CPL 160.58, an individual may petition the court to seal their conviction related to a controlled substance.
The sealing is not automatic. The motion must be completed, one may have to appear in court, and you must not have any pending charges against you.
The Judge can extend the sealing up to 3 more drug-related misdemeanor convictions as long as the sentences are completed.
The sealing of felonies and misdemeanors is conditional, meaning that if you are arrested again for a misdemeanor or felony, the cases will be unsealed.
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As an experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer, Chris Brown can petition the Court & receive results as soon as possible.
Surprisingly less than 1% of people (with eligible convictions) have taken advantage of sealing the record. New York State's Criminal Justice Records show that less than 1% of people eligible to seal their criminal record have done so. The recent law, passed in 2017,...
Seal your conviction for a possession of a Controlled Substance or Marijuana in New York. Aside from the "10 Year Sealing Statute" that NY State now offers, drug convictions can be sealed another way. Under NY Criminal Procedure Law Section 160.58, offenses defined...
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Drug convictions in New York can cause severe damage to future employment, education admissions, and volunteer services.
We will go to bat for you and personally work with the Assistant District Attorney and Judge to seal your convictions.
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