Overview Description

Records relating to a conviction that resulted from the petitioner being a victim of human trafficking can be vacated and expunged by the court. S.C. Code Ann. § 16-3-2020(F).

Ineligible Category or Citation

There is no statutory language regarding ineligible offenses.

Procedure General

The petition must be filed in court. For the specific procedure, see S.C. Code Ann. § 16-3-2020(F).

Fees

There is no statutory language regarding fees.

Effect

The court can vacate the conviction and expunge the record. S.C. Code Ann. § 16-3-2020(F).

Waiting Periods

There is no statutory language regarding a waiting period.

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