Can a felon vote in texas

Asked almost 2 years ago - Mansfield, TX

i got was charge with stealing motor cycle and selling parts from them

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  1. Robert Blair Carroll

    Contributor Level 5

    Answered . Following your conviction you will lose the right to vote. However, your rights can be restored upon successful completion of probation, parole, or release from prison.

  2. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko

    Contributor Level 20

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    Answered . You may be relieved to learn that Texas is one of the 18 states of the Union that permits a complete immediate restoration of the citizen's right to vote immediately after the successful completion of incarceration, supervised parole or supervised probation terms.
    Also, any felons receiving a Governor Office Pardon for a state conviction become eligible for voting rights immediately.

    Read more: Rights of Convicted Felons in Texas | eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/list_6683881_rights-convict...

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