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Alex J. Esq., Attorney at Law
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Can I get my hunting rights back which means owning a gun with

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Can I get my hunting rights back which means owning a gun with a felony Dwi?

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Customer: Yes
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I am sorry to hear about this unfortunate situation.

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In order to restore your firearms rights, you would have to file an application with the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles

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Here is the link to all the information and application required:

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http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/bpp/forms/RFA%20App.pdf

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Does this make sense?

Customer: I never went to prison just had a few days in jail and 3 years probation
Alex J. Esq. :

I understand, but under federal law, anyone convicted of a felony is banned from firearms ownership, regardless whether person ever was sentenced to prison.

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So, you would have to apply to have your firearms rights restored

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Does this make sense?

Customer: Yes thanks a lot
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Customer: Ok I will thanks for your help
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