Tacoma, WA asked in Domestic Violence for Washington

Q: 15 years ago I was a first time offender charge with simple battery 16-5-23. I was given a program to take and I did not

Serve no time. My disposition states no further action anticipated restrict. Can I obtain a conceal license?

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Jason Powers
Jason Powers
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  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Mt Vernon, WA
  • Licensed in Washington

A: It looks as though the offense was out of Georgia? I advise you to speak to an attorney who is licensed to practice in the state of your offense. The answer would depend on what type of battery (assault) If you were convicted in Washington. If the charge included Domestic Violence or was a felony, you would need to restore your right to possess firearms. This only applies if the charge was from Washington and you live here. Since the charge seems to be out of another state, then I suggest you speak to an attorney from there.

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