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If someone had an involuntary mental 72 emergency hold would they be allowed to have a weapon. if they falsified info on the application what would be the penalty be in the united states

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if they had an involuntary hold then no they can not have a weapon

if they falsified information on the application it is a criminal offense

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Criminal Lawyer: Michael Bradley,
 replied 10 months ago

the federal application that is to be filled out, refer to section 11f

https://www.atf.gov/file/61446/download

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
who would i contact to have it investigated. would they be charged with a felony and what possible sentence could they face
Criminal Lawyer: Michael Bradley,
 replied 10 months ago

he could be charged with a federal crime or a state crime

sentence would depend on whether he had any priors

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Criminal Lawyer: Michael Bradley,
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it is saying that there was a payment failure

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