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An expunction may be granted in the following instances:

- Dismissed cases (including not guilty verdicts)

- Guilty of a misdemeanor committed before the person attained the age of 18 years

- Guilty of a misdemeanor possession of alcohol pursuant to G.S. 18B‑302(b)(1) befoe the person attained the age of 21 years

- Guilty of misdemeanor larceny pursuant to G.S. 14‑72(a) more than 15 years ago and has no prior felony convictions

- Guilty of a Class H felony under certain "Gang related offenses" of the General Statutes and the offense was committed before the person attained the age of 18 years and they have no other misdemeanor or felony convictions

- Entered plea to certain drug offenses (may include toxic vapors offenses) and the person is discharged and the proceedings dismissed, pursuant to G.S. 90‑96(a) or (a1), and the person was not over 21 years of age at the time of the offense

- Convicted of certain non-violent felonies committed before they attained the age of 18 years

- Where charges are dismissed or there are findings of not guilty as a result of identity theft or pardon is issued

After the Expunction is granted, employers, neighbors, customers, insurers, landlords (and just plain nosey people) looking into your background will find no official record of the charges that were expunged in any official governmental database.



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