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Can you purchase a firearm with being discharged with less

Can you purchase a firearm with being discharged with less than honorable discharge and will it affect trying to get a Conceal Carry permit?

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I was debarred from the base . It was

Hello, I was debarred from the base for misconduct. It was alleged that committed rape, but the charges were dropped. They should have been dropped because there was no rape.JA: The Criminal Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: No I haven't, on this military base the CO is the authority, which means there is no burden of proof. Since there in no trail, no jail time and they don't take any money, nothing has to be proven. Even though the charges have been dropped, they say there is nothing I can do. Is that true?JA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Criminal Lawyer can help you best. My brothers got into lots of trouble with the law when they were young. The Criminal Lawyer will know how to get you the best outcome. Is there anything else important you think the Criminal Lawyer should know?Customer: It's to much for me to write here, but if I could send an email with everything it would help you understand the situation.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Criminal Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I have applied gun carry permit and was denied doe to

I have applied for a gun carry permit and was denied doe to a 1987 desertion arrest. I did do this awful thing but did answer to the military for this and was told that I would receive an honorable discharge under less than honorable conditions. is there a way I can find out how to change this or how to have this taken off my record ?

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A retired Warrant Officer in the Army. I was arrested on

Hello my name is***** a retired Warrant Officer in the Army. I was arrested on post for stealing a lap top and fishing equipment. I also was charged with failing a UA for heroin. I got addicted to pain pills first and it was not helping with pain so I made the worst decision of my life and used heroin to stop the withdrawal symptoms. I was judged by a military judge fomerly known an a court Marshall. The judge sentenced me with 70 days confident and $500.00 a month for 12 months. The military sent me to fort gordan to a 30 day in patient hospital witch I completed sucessfuly. I have been clean ever since getting full retirement and 100% disability for severe spinal stenosis. I just want my gun rights back so bad. I would do anything to prove to the governor that I am a good citizen and doing well for myself and my family.. Do you think a have a good chance of getting my gun rights back? And if so can you recommend someone in Anchorage AK that can help me??

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My son has a (hip and leg) stress fracture. He was in FTU

My son has a (hip and leg) stress fracture. He was in FTU and did not even make it to basic yet. They now have him in rehab, he does not feel it is getting any better. They will not medically release him, but are telling him that after he heals, he can quit. That will make it dishonorable and will effect the rest of his life. How can he get out without a dishonorable discharge and be able to return to a military field after he is healed?JA: OK. The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: No. Do I need to?JA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Military Lawyer can help you best. Is there anything else important you think the Military Lawyer should know?Customer: This is my first experience with any of this, I think that nutshells what I have been told by my sonJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I received a BCD back in 1992 bad checks. I was

I received a BCD back in 1992 for writing bad checks. I was 18 young and stupidand served 3 months in the brig. I am applying to work at the VA as a contractor and they are doing a background check. Will this stop me from getting the position?JA: OK. The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else I can tell the Military Lawyer before I connect you two?Customer: noJA: I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and connect you two.

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Allen M., Esq.

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I'm embarrassed to say but 20 years ago I received a bad

I'm embarrassed to say but 20 years ago I received a bad conduct discharge. My question is am I able to carry a firearm?JA: The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: I was court martialed and did not receive any confinement but I did receive a bad conduct discharge for graft.JA: Anything else I can tell the Military Lawyer before I connect you two?Customer: NoJA: I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and connect you two.

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I like to find out how to up grade .c.d discharge i recived on 1981 from w.germany?ineed

i like to find out how to up grade b.c.d discharge i recived on 1981 from w.germany?ineed expert to gide me to up gradeing my discharge.

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Allen M., Esq.

JAG officer and former adjunct prof.

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I got a civilian dui that was dropped but the army is trying

I got a civilian dui that was dropped but the army is trying to chapter me out . I have nothing negative on my record either military or on the civilian side but that and I even made e4 before my first 2 years. I want to stay in what are my chances and my eoas is in a year. I want to be a soldier n I know I made a stupid mistake. I have done everything they have required me to do, asap classes etc and I am stressed out about this.

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