Being Adjudicated Guilty and Getting Your Record Sealed

In the case of Julie Matthews versus the State of Florida, Ms. Matthews appealed a judge’s decision to not expunge her criminal record for grand-theft auto because she had been previously adjudicated guilty of DUI.

An article that I wrote on my website, Florida Criminal Records: Frequently Asked Questions, looks at the Matthews case and why it was that an appellate court agreed with the judge’s decision to not expunge Ms. Matthews’ criminal record.