To all new college graduates in New Hampshire, congratulations! But now that you are out of school, it is only a matter of time before you realize that the working world is a far less forgiving place than a university. One example is how many jobs require their workers to carry professional licenses or security clearances. Getting these certifications, however, can be impossible if you have a criminal record.
Collateral Consequences of a Conviction
When people think of the penalties they can face after being convicted of a crime, they think of fines, possible jail time, probation, and mandatory community service.