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Expungement of Criminal Convictions in Michigan MCL 780.621

December 16, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Law   |   0 Comments

Michigan law allows for the expungement (permanent removal) of a criminal conviction from a person’s criminal record under certain conditions. Generally, under MCL 780.621 et seq. an expungement order may be entered if: 1.  A person is convicted of no more than 3 offenses (1 felony and 2 misdemeanor “minor offenses” defined by statute.) 2. […]

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Implied Consent, What is it and how does it hurt you?

September 09, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Law   |   0 Comments

If you are pulled over for suspected drunk driving, you are generally put through some field sobriety tests, concluding in a preliminary breath test (PBT) where you blow into a device and it checks your breath for blood alcohol levels. Then if the levels are above a certain amount, the officer will arrest you and […]

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