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Do I answer yes to "have you ever been convicted for any offense against the law?" If my conviction has been expungef?

1 Answers. Asked on Apr 24th, 2013 on Criminal Law - California
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In 2003 I was charged with grandtheft (a felony that was reduced to a misdemeanor. I was convicted and 2 years later my conviction was expunged. It's been almost 8 years since my expungement. I am trying to apply at a public school as a secretary but I don't know how to answer this question on the application
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Arash Hashemi at Law Offices of Arash Hashemi
Licenced in CA
Answered on Apr 25th, 2013 at 10:05 PM
"You may answer "no." However be aware of the fact that if a public entity looks in to your background they will see you were arrested, convicted and later had the case expunged. "

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