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Will Criminal Charges Affect your Job Search?

People who have been charged with a crime are often concerned that the charges will show up on a background check and may even prevent them from getting a good job or a promotion. If you have ever been charged with a crime and are considering applying for a job or promotion, you should know your rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) .

What is a “Rule 25″?

    If you’re in court for a DWI (or other alcohol or drug-related crimes), you’re going to need to get a chemical health assessment, commonly referred to as a “chemical health evaluation,” “CD eval,” or “Rule 25.” This assessment looks at  your drug and alcohol history and past behaviors involving substances. The “ Rule […]