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In Washington state what is the penalty for a felon being charged with gun possession? Thanks

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It’s my Grandson and he has a court appointed. It was Not his but he was in house that there was one

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Washington state

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The gun was stolen and they are charging him for that as well

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I've reviewed your post. What was your grandson's original felony for, as that would make a difference in the penalty possibilities for this charge?

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Just checking in to see if you need more help or any clarification of my answer. If so, please reply here on this question thread.

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