Asked by: Darejan Neketafamily and relationships parenting teens
Can you get a misdemeanor off your record in Michigan?
Last Updated: 22nd January, 2020
Click to see full answer.
Also to know is, how long does a misdemeanor stay on your record in Michigan?
A conviction, whether it is a misdemeanororfelony, will stay on your record forever unless youtakesteps to expunge it. Eight years is not that longago.Unless the court staff failed to input your conviction,itis likely to show up on a records check.
Secondly, can you get misdemeanors expunged? You cannot expunge sexoffenderinformation. Juvenile records and first-timemisdemeanorconvictions can be sealed. Arrests,misdemeanors andsome felonies may be expungeddepending on severity of thecrime. First-time offenders may seal arecord if charges aredismissed, withdrawn oracquitted.
In this manner, can you get a misdemeanor expunged in Michigan?
Under Michigan law a person that hasbeenconvicted of a crime may apply to have one felony ortwomisdemeanor convictions expunged from theirrecord.If you are able to answer "no" to all of thefollowing sevenquestions may be eligible to have your adultcriminal convictionset aside and made nonpublic.
How long does a felony stay on your record for a background check?
Background Check Limits While you will still have a felony onyourrecord in any state some states will not allow employersto goback more than seven years. We consider those states to be themostfelon friendly states to live in. Here arethelaws.