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Criminal Law


New! State College Borough marjiuana ordinance

Marijuana Overview (.doc)

Underage drinking and the YOP program

Party Myths

Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions

Collateral Consequenses of Criminal Convictions: Interactive, multi-state database

Expungement of Criminal Charges

Effective November 15, 2016, the cost for expungement petitions has increased to $207 (from $75).

New expungement law effective November 14, 2016 (PA Bar Association pamphlet)

Expungement Information (.doc)

Expungement, Limited Access Order and Pardon FAQ (.doc)

Expungement Process in Centre County

Limited Access Order Process in Centre County

Court Ordered Community Service

Community Service Opportunities


Civil Law

General covers a wide variety of civil legal issues

Neighborhood Legal Services Association: useful consumer information including driver's license suspensions, money judgments and sending a no contact letter to a debt collector

Penn State Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

Name Change

Name Change (.doc)

Landlord Tenant

How to Get Your Rental Security Deposit Back

Researching Landlords

Renter's Insurance FAQ

Renter's Insurance Checklist (Insurance Information Institute)

Renter's Insurance for College Students (NAIC) (a renter's guide for State College)


Penn State Center for Immigrants' Rights Clinic: Immigration After the Election

Global Penn State: U.S. Presidential Executive Orders Concerning the International Community

Global Penn State: Taxes

University Resources

Penn State Treasure: student-led multicultural resource guide

Parents & Families Guide: a general guide to University resources

Office of Sexual Misconduct Prevention & Response

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