Individual was not appling for a carry permit but rather a purchase permit. Him ever getting caught up to date on Child support is, knowing him, probably not going to happen in his life time. But my question was more to whether or not he has/ is breaking any law by having a gun in his posession NOT on him but in his house..... This is why i specifically asked IF he was breaking any laws @ regarding having a gun/ guns,
Right! gun shop can not legally sell to a person who's background check came back negative. That we agree on. And If he legally purchased a gun at a gun shp then he can legally have that gun at home BUT not carry unless he has a CHL.. We agree on that.
BUT the question still remains as to whether or not he can still legally posess a weapon at home even though he was NOT able to purchase a gun thru a gun shop due to background check failing.. I do know that he would be commiting a crime if he was given a gun by ANYONE after he failed the background check... BUT what about weapons he or then had prior to his failing the background check... That is where my understanding of the law is blank! More complicated than first expected but it goes back to my original question.
Although it was not as cut and dried as it might first seem your final reply was exactly as i felt the law to be but i wanted to make more sure of how it was. Thanks
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