Q: Do I automatically have to go to prison being a convicted felon caught with a gun
Magazine with more than 10 rounds
A: 53a-217 sets forth the penalty for possession of a firearm or ammunition by a felon is a class C felony with a two year mandatory minimum jail sentence. I would suggest that you seek the services of a qualified criminal defense counsel for a free initial consultation to see if there are any defenses to your charges
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