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I have been discharged from community suprevision, and the

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cause has been dismissed. Does...
I have been discharged from community suprevision, and the cause has been dismissed. Does this mean all my civil rights have been restored? Can I posses firearms?
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Criminal Law
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Criminal Lawyer: CrimDefense, CriminalDefenseAtty replied 8 years ago
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If the case was dismissed and you do not have a felony conviction, then you should have all your rights. That would include being able to own a firearm, unless the court ordered otherwise.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Was a 5 year sudspended sentence community supervision, which I completed. Order was, Cause is dismissed, anddischarged from Community supervision. I cannot seem to be able to get an answer about "finale" conviction. If sentence is "suspended" and "cause" dismissed, and I am "discharged" is there a conviction?
Criminal Lawyer: CrimDefense, CriminalDefenseAtty replied 8 years ago
If the case was dismissed, there should not be a conviction. You should go to the clerk of courts in the county where your case was heard and request a copy of the final disposition of the case. The disposition, should indicate if you do have a conviction or if the case was dismissed.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

I received a copy of "order discharging defendant from community supervision". it is signed by the court judge, filed in volume 35 of criminal records, filed with district cleck, and certified as a true copy by the district clerk, with clerks stamp. I doubt that here is any "disposition" of case filed in the cout unlees this is it. If clerk followed proceedure it would be the first correct move in my case.

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Criminal Lawyer: CrimDefense, CriminalDefenseAtty replied 8 years ago
The site does not offer such services. If the case was dismissed, as a result of your suspended sentence being successfully completed, then you do not have a conviction and thus, would have your civil rights.
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