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In Texas, can a convicted felon be permitted to purchase a

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In Texas, can a convicted felon be permitted to purchase a hand gun after completing probation and never serving time in a prison ? Its been over 10 years since completing probation.

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Unfortunately, the answer is no.


You first have to apply for and be granted a Governor's pardon/clemency for the conviction. Then once that has been granted, you will need to apply to have your firearm rights restored.

Here is a link for the information you need to apply for the Pardon.

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