Recent Examples of expunction from the Web
Amato’s attorney for the pending expunction is Rolando Ramos of Ramos & Del Cueto PLLC, where LaHood worked as a defense lawyer before he was elected district attorney.
Currently, a person can petition for expunction if the charges were dropped or dismissed.
Under that scenario, there would be almost no need for expunction though some people may still seek the formal removal of the charges from their record.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'expunction.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Learn More about expunction
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up expunction? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).