Q: I received a sis and completed all terms of probation from a previous case but now almost 20 years after I am a felon?
20 years after completing probation for a sis in Missouri, I have been charged with new charge as a felon. Felon in possession of a firearm. In Florida
Florida Statute 790.23 provides that:
"(1) It is unlawful for any person to own or to have in his or her care, custody, possession, or control any firearm, ... if that person has been:
(e) Found guilty of an offense that is a felony in another state ...".
But if it was a suspended imposition of sentence in Missouri, it is arguable that you were not "convicted", and thus not "found guilty".
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