The Statute of Limitations (SOL) is the time period in which a legal claim can be brought. SOL applies to both criminal and civil actions. The Statute of Limitations can run out and bar your legal claim from being brought to the court. Statute of Limitations are specific to the state where the legal claims arises.
Pretrial diversion in Kentucky is a program that can allow a person to avoid jail time even if they are guilty. If the program is successful it can even be possible to have the charge removed from your record.