Expungement Granted for Aggravated Assault, Obstructing, Resisting Arrest, and Improper Behavior Arrest

In April, I petitioned for an expungement on behalf of a client who had an arrest on her record from 2014. She was arrested for Aggravated Assault under NJSA 2C:12-1B(5)(A), Obstructing under NJSA 2C:29-1A, Resisting Arrest under NJSA 2C:29-2A(1), and … Read More

Mental Health Expungement Override Vote Fails

On December 3, 2015, the New Jersey Assembly voted to override Governor Christie’s veto of S2360. This bill would make it harder for people to expunge their mental health records. Pursuant to the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007, a … Read More

Bergen County Juvenile Expungement Granted

On October 19, 2015, my client’s juvenile expungement was granted. She was charged with 2C:35-10(A) (possession of marijuana) and 2C:36-2 (possession of paraphernalia) when she was a juvenile. She received a deferred disposition in Family Court. However, even when a … Read More

NJ Supreme Court Rules on Expungements for Multiple Crimes

On August 10, 2015, the New Jersey Supreme Court decided In the Matter of the Expungement Petition of J.S. and In the Matter of the Expungement Petition of G.P.B. In the case of J.S., the defendant was arrested twice within … Read More

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