Raleigh, NC asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for North Carolina

Q: A Case Dismissed, Future Jobs at Risk?

Someone has a case over a domestic issue, when really it is not anything but overreacted people and emotions. The case is supposed to be dismissed from too many continuations of "victim" not showing. For the defendant who has no criminal history, if this case is removed, does she have to worry about future jobs doing criminal backgrounds, and having to explain them?


1 Lawyer Answer
Kristen Dewar
Kristen Dewar
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: Generally, dismissed charges do not appear on a commercial criminal background check typically run by potential employers.

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