Certain non-violent offenders may petition for relief after 10 years.
Clear and convincing evidence that the petitioner is sufficiently rehabilitated to warrant removal from registry.
Out of state offenders:
Pardon may relieve but no authority on point.
Court must determine by totality of circumstances that registration would be unfairly punitive and that exempting the person would not pose a significant risk to the community.
Court may deny if denial is "in the best interests of justice or tends to ensure the safety of the public.
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Citizens then choose which messages they receive on which devices.
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Registration not required for expunged out-of-state conviction.