How many of us would like a do-over for some aspect of our lives? Or at least the chance to stop worrying about having a mistake from the past come back to bite us? When it comes to a criminal conviction in Florida, there are circumstances that could allow you to essentially set aside a criminal conviction.
In this process, known as expungement, your conviction is essentially sealed off from public view. While certain law enforcement agencies could still examine it -- based on very specific circumstances -- for all intents and purposes, your record won't reflect your conviction.