I never did much programming in COBOL, but I looked over a good bit of it back in college.
I remember reading lines upon lines of code; thinking I could do this in one or two lines in BASIC or FORTRAN.
Taking it before a Superior court judge would be the last resort, and in Passiic City I wouldn't want to go that route f I didn't have to. The idea is to get your record clean so you can reapply and the Chief won't have a reason to deny the application.
You may just have to cool your heels until an expungement can be requested since the last inciident was 2019.
Also, iI don't like the ohysc exam suggestion, cross that lawyer off the list and call Needelman.