Cordova, TN asked in Civil Litigation, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Tennessee

Q: I was convicted of a bank robbery in 2005, I would like to know is there anyway to get my gun rights back even though

My crime was federal.

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Anthony Marvin Avery

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  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: The normal answer is no. There is an ATF Regulation that sometimes grants ownership of a specific firearm, but it is almost never granted, and never upon a violent firearm criminal conviction. A competent NRA lawyer can advise you of your weapon options.

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