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Civilian Rights

Can a Felon Go To a Casino?

Can a felon go to a casino
One form of entertainment that a felon may have enjoyed prior to his or her incarceration might have been going to a casino. For many, this might have been a relaxing form of entertainment. Once his or her current sentence has been completed, he or she may still enjoy and want to go to a […...
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Civilian Rights Firearms

How Can a Felon Get Gun Rights Back?

How can a felon get gun rights back
As most felons know, owning a gun following a felony conviction is not allowed. Those rights are lost after a conviction. But, does it have to be forever? Not necessarily; however, it won’t be easy. This blog post will address the question of how a felon can get gun rights restored. What Are Gun...
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Civilian Rights Firearms

Can Felons Own a Pellet Gun?

Can felons own a pellet gun
As felons know, owning a firearm is one of the most frustrating restrictions that they’ll face as life after prison begins. While felons cannot own a firearm in the traditional sense, there are other types of weapons used for hunting that they can possess such as Muzzleloaders, crossbows, an...
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Legal Issues

What Does Felony Arraignment Mean?

What does felony arraignment mean
After being arrested on suspicion of having committed a crime, a person will have their first court date.  This is called an arraignment, the court proceeding at which a criminal defendant is formally advised of the charges against him or her and enters a plea to those charges. Some states requir...
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Civilian Rights Firearms

Do Gunsmiths Run Background Checks?

Do Gunsmiths Run Background Checks
Having a gun for many felons provides an opportunity to hunt as a hobby or to take target practice. They may have owned a gun that needed repair and may have taken it to a gunsmith. How about now that they have completed their sentence? What if they take a gun to a gunsmith? This […]...
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