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Jobs That Don’t Require Background Checks

Jobs That Don't Require Background Checks
You may be just out of prison and looking for a job. Of course, you know that won’t be easy. One of the major challenges to getting work is to pass that dreaded background check. You figure that anywhere you apply will run one, and that opportunity will be gone. This would mean starting over [&h...
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Can a Felon Be an Auctioneer?

Can a felon be an auctioneer?
You might have gone to an estate sale at some point and encountered someone standing up front, talking in a rapid fire manner and taking bids for items at the sale. Maybe you have a fascination with this style of talking and the sale process and wonder if you can get a job like this.  […]...
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Finding Employment

Can You Work in a Prison With a Misdemeanor?

Can you work in a prison with a misdemeanor
If you have already done your time and been released from incarceration, would you want to work in a prison? Well, that is obviously a personal decision. However, many who have been through the legal system make exactly that choice. Why would they do that, and can they even get a job there? Maybe ...
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Can Felons Run for Public Office?

Can felons run for public office
Political aspirations don’t die out even after a felony conviction and serving a lengthy prison sentence. It may seem like an impossibility to serve in a governmental capacity. Well, don’t be so quick to give up. Maybe you can be elected to an office whether at the federal, state, or local lev...
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Civilian Rights

Do Felons Get Jury Duty?

Do felons get jury duty
Before their conviction, felons may have participated in some of the typical civil procedures like serving on a jury. Now that they have been released from prison, they often no longer qualify for many of these things. How about serving on a jury? The question is whether felons get jury duty. In t...
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