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Gun and Convictions


GUNS
+
CONVICTIONS
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15 - LIFE
IN FEDERAL
PRISON

If you possess a gun and have three or more prior violent felony or serious drug offense convictions, you face 15 years to life in federal prison without parole.



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Updated February 5, 2015

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