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Q: I thought I pleaded down a class 3 felony down to a misdemeanor, but the felony is still showing on system

I was charged with a class 3 felony possession of a controlled substance and an unrelated misdemeanor charge. As the title says, it was my understanding the the felony would be dropped if I took the misdemeanor conviction, which I did. I also had to complete a SWAP program.

However, the... Read more »

Omar Khan
Omar Khan
answered on Sep 18, 2017

I agree with Mr. Dimeas. You need to speak with your original attorney. The felony might have been dismissed pursuant to the plea. However, if you were charged under one case number, that case number will show both charges. Generally, you can't piecemeal seal/expunge cases, only case... Read more »

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