How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Bill F. Your Own Question
Bill F.
Bill F., Paralegal
Category: Legal
Satisfied Customers: 2243
Experience:  State Paralegal - 10 Years Hands on Legal Experience
Type Your Legal Question Here...
Bill F. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have a charge of mail fraud from Sept 2000 in the state ...

Resolved Question:

I have a charge of mail fraud from Sept 2000 in the state of Texas. I successfully completed probation and am still paying monthly restitution while residing in Colorado. I am unsure if I am legally able to possess firearms and if I could use Texas Fresh Start to have my records put into a non dislosure status.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Bill F. replied 9 years ago.

Even though you have completed probation you still have a felony on your record and con not poses firearms in Colorado (Or most other states for that matter). In addition under the Texas Fresh Start (which if you get approved will clear your record and may allow you to apply for a permit for firearms in Colorado) you will not be approved by Texas until all of the restitution is paid.

Good luck. If you have any other related questions please let me know. If you found this answer helpful please accept so I can continue to help others like you in the future. Thank you.


Bill F. and 3 other Legal Specialists are ready to help you