Q: Can someone with a felony get a passport?
A: I presume that your question is "can someone with a felony conviction qualify to become a naturalized U.S. citizen?" The answer is that it depends on the nature of the offense and when it was committed. "Felony" is a state law classification that usually has little relationship to the immigration consequences of the conviction. In general, to become a naturalized US citizen, you must meet the good moral character standard for requisite period of time, usually 5 years, before you apply. Whether you meet this standard is a discretionary decision.
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