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    How do I get my child's juvenile record sealed?

    The Texas Family Code, Sections 58.253 and 58.256 provide an avenue under certain circumstances for the sealing of a child's juvenile record. A narrative of this procedure and related guidelines is available.  

    Helpful resources to assist with sealing juvenile records:

    • Tarrant County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Services - 817-336-4101
    • Tarrant County Law Library - 817-884-1482
    • Legal Aid of Northwest Texas - 1-800-955-3959

    Attorneys on the indigent defense appointment list authorized to receive juvenile appointments may be found on this website under Attorney Listing.  


    County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111

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