How long does this stay on my record?
I was 19 years old when i was charged with minor consumption (underage drinking) and fleeing a peace officer by means other than a motor vehicle (i ran). Since then i've bee denied to a couple jobs due to my criminal background and im curious as to if this ever leaves my record. Additional Info: This happened 4 months ago. I also have one more minor consumption on my record with no other charges attached.
Asked By: bjangs651 - 1/3/2011
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Answered By: scott b - 1/3/2011
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Once its on your record, I'm pretty sure its on their forever.
Answered By: thatlawguy - 1/3/2011
FOREVER, DUDE!!!! Underage drinking, you're still an adult!!! Adult records are kept forever. And you deserve it.
Answered By: Serene E - 1/3/2011
It will never be erased.. That is one of the consequences. Sorry you are learning life the hard way.
Answered By: J - 1/3/2011
The best thing is to actually ask a police officer, have the jobs actually refused under the grounds of "minor drinking" or that you have a criminal record? if its because you have a criminal record, whenever applying for a job, where is says about it, put will discuss, and that only. And in interview just tell them... More
Answered By: MCWhisper - 1/3/2011
Give it time. The only reason people aren't hiring you is cause what you did was recent. Everything will be forgiving just give it some time ANd stay out of trouble
Answered By: Xcxc Cccc - 1/3/2011
It doesn't go away unless you take the steps to have it either expunged or set aside, depending on the procedure in the state you were convicted in.... having said that, no judge would consider doing that until you're around 24 or 25 years old and have a clean record between now and then... More
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