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Legal definition of a "criminal record"

In the united-kingdom there are basically three relevant levels of criminal record. The legislation is a little different between England and Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. The official ...
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Legal definition of a "criminal record"

germany Any resident can request a copy of the Führungszeugnis for themselves. This is a redacted copy of the records on criminal convictions, acquittals by reason of mental incapacity, and some other ...
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Legal definition of a "criminal record"

The word "criminal record" normally refers to convictions only. This is the definition used for most purposes, for example, for recidivist sentencing provisions in state and federal penal ...
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