Q: Get rid of misdemeanor on record in New York State...?
I have a non violent misdemeanor on my record for identity theft 3 years ago. I am 22 and it is getting in the way of my future. No company will touch me with a 30" pole. I did research it says you can not expunge a criminal misdemeanor in New York State.
If I move states will I be able to get rid of it? Are there any ways to get rid of it?
I made a stupid mistake and I owned up for it. I was in a very dark place and I had no way to cope.
I volunteer every weekend to give back to the community (not because I have to, to clear my guilty conscience for what I did.) I still hate myself for it but I want to be a functioning member of society and work a normal job.
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