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Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 84
02-22-2011, 09:58 PM
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Originally Posted by jam062307 View Post
ummmm....no...while there are federal felonies, Just because a crime is considered a felony doesn't mean it is federal. Many states have a common law system that incorporates misdemeanors and felonies. Typically a crime falls under federal jurisdiction if it crosses state boarders or has to do with a federal entity. Other than that, states handle their own crimes.

Edit: Just occurred to me that you might not be speaking of US law, which is what I"m referring to.
The point was, that felony convictions and warrants in the US never expire... Just as I believe infractions should not.