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hello i have a marijuana for personal use charge in pennsylvania

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hello i have a marijuana for personal use charge in pennsylvania in 2003 and it will not allow me to purchase a fire arm what lengths do i need to persue to obtain my american 2nd amendment right?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Brandon M. replied 5 years ago.
Hello there:

I would presume that it was a misdemeanor conviction, is that correct?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.



Expert:  Brandon M. replied 5 years ago.
Last question: have you actually been denied a purchase at this point, or are you merely anticipating trouble when you go to make a purchase?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
oh boy ive been on the phone for days bought and payed for gun in california where i live this o3 marijuana charge is holding it up have copy of rap sheet been told i need a govenerors pardon which will take three years but yes purchased gun denied did live scan nothin but this pot charge came up
Expert:  Brandon M. replied 5 years ago.
I'm going to refer this one over to one of our other experts for the final answer. Thank you for your patience.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

ok thank you sir there must be some way to get around this mabe a certificate of relief or something? thanks!