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if a person was convicted for 245(a)(1) that produces great

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if a person was convicted for 245(a)(1) that produces great bodily injury that was done while in a fight that happened in 1989 and was sent to prison and was released in 1992 and did 1 year and 10 months on parole can he own a firearm after 10 years? i have been off of parole for 19 years, thank you.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Samuel II replied 5 years ago.

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No. Federal law prohibits any felon from possession, purchase or ownership of a firearm. You would need to apply for and be granted a Governor's Pardon and then obtain a Certificate of Rehabilitation so that your records can be expunged and removed from the FBI database

 

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