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Can you please tell me if you had been convicted of this domestic assault charge?
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Yes 9 years ago
Unfortunately such conviction of domestic violence crime would bar you from ownership, possession or use of the firearms under federal law.
The only way to remove this ban, is for you to apply for the full pardon from the governor.
Were you convicted in Tennessee?
Here is the link to the official Board of Probation and Parole where you can download and application to apply for a full pardon from the governor:
D assault d violence is there a difference
Domestic Assault, is considered a crime of domestic violence
Does this make sense?
Yes but I had been told otherwise . Because the carge carried only 11
You would be barred from firearms, not because the conviction is a felony, but because it is a crime of the domestic violence.
Mo 29 days as a misdemenor
Unfortunately, the federal law is very tough and if you are caught with a gun, you would be facing mandatory 5 year in federal prison and a fine of up to $250,000
I am sorry, but your lawyer might have misinformed you.
So I should contact the govenor?
Here is the link to the current Federal Law for your review:
It would make sense for you to consult and retain a local post-conviction relief attorney and to have this attorney help you with your petition to the governor for a full pardon.
This would be the only legal option.
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