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Finding Employment

Jobs That Felons Can’t Get

Jobs that felons cant get
When leaving prison, most felons find returning to society a major challenge that can seem impossible. This is because of the long time that most felons were incarcerated and the prospect of facing the obstacles that are sure to come after release. Even thinking about finding a job is likely to se...
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Finding Employment

Does McDonald’s Run Background Checks?

When it comes time to look for work, it is difficult to know where to turn. You might have just gotten out of prison or may have been out for some time. Either way, the challenge of getting a job remains and can seem overwhelming. Your work history may have been in a number of […]...
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Government Programs Public Assistance Programs

Can Felons Get Public Housing?

Can felons get public housing
Finding a place to live after release from prison is another of the challenges felons face in addition to finding a job. Finding housing may not be easy to do. This can create a lot of anxiety and fear of where they might live and how to find a place. The options might seem limited. […]...
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Civilian Rights Firearms

How Can a Convicted Felon Receive Firearm Rights?

There are federal restrictions against felons owning a firearm.  This is one of those many things felons are not allowed to have after they leave prison. This ban is in place regardless of the nature of their crime and whatever the felony was in the past is irrelevant. Are these rights lost forev...
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Finding Employment

How Far Back Do Background Checks Go?

How far back do background checks go
For those familiar with background checks (something felons know all too well), it can seem as though the results go back to the beginning of time, well at least the time in a felon’s lifetime.  It can feel like everything he or she has ever done or thought about doing shows up when that dreade...
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