How to Get Charges Dropped Down to a Misdemeanor?

Answer Felony and misdemeanor classifications vary from one state to the next. However, in all states, a felony is a serious criminal offense for which you can be fined heavily and/or sentenced to a state... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Get Charges Dropped Down to a Misdemeanor

Is a misdemeanor conviction ever dropped from an individual's criminal record?

Whether a misdemeanor can be dropped from a person's criminal record depends on the state in which the person was convicted. Florida, for example, may seal the records for a person one time, under ... Read More »

How to Get DUI Charges Dropped?

DUI, or driving under the influence, is a crime in every state, and penalties began to increase dramatically in the 1980s. These penalties vary in severity according to state law but can include fi... Read More »

If you got arrested for underage drinking and the charges got dropped before you even went to court does the record that you have been arrested stay?

Yes. You may be able to petition the court to have the arrest record sealed or expunged.

Difference Between Criminal Charges & Domestic Charges?

Although criminal charges and domestic law matters are very different concepts, the underlying facts are sometimes exactly the same.