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If a federal court vacated a sentence it imposed, and the

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If a federal court vacated a sentence it imposed, and the person was released immediately, are his voting and gun rights restored or does it re
JA: Have any charges been filed? If so, when is the next court date?
Customer: No.
JA: In what state did this occur?
Customer: South Carolina
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: He was released under a 2255 motion to vacate .

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If the sentence was vacated the person is still convicted and their rights are limited.

 

If the conviction was vacated, then all of the person's civil rights would be restored upon the order granting the motion becoming final.

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Customer: replied 15 days ago.
The conviction was vacated. And he was released immediately. The order was signed September 13, 2019. He was released on September 14, 2019. When does the order granting the motion become final?
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
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In that case his rights are now fully restored.

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