Expungement of Petty Theft Conviction a Mistake, Although Defendant Consequently Faces Deportation

Courts can and do sometimes make mistakes.  Other times, a court will act “in the interest” of justice under its discretion to dismiss an action.  When is this discretion abused?  What if the discretion is used to help someone avoid deportation?  Can this be an abuse of discretion?  Click on the following link to read about such a case.


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