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Decision and Order to seal violation conviction after client failed to pay imposed fine but was sentenced to and served a jail alternative

  • Organization: Criminal Court of the State of New York, County of New York
  • Document Type: Case law/admin decisions
  • Date Created: Sunday, August 14, 2011
  • Submitted: Sunday, August 14, 2011
  • Attachment(s): PDF

J. Melissa C. Jackson in New York County Criminal Court orders sealing pursuant to CPL 160.55 upon defendant's motion. Defendant pled guilty to PL 240.20 in 1984 and a fine of $25 was imposed as a sentence. Defendant failed to pay fine and a warrant was issued. Upon return on warrant, defendant was sentenced to--and served--15 days in jail. Upon defendant's motion in 2010, the court orders the matter sealed pursuant to CPL 160.55.

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