I was part of a breaking and entering and I was convicted as a delinquent minor with a Class A felony. On Illinois' F.O.I.D card application it asks have I ever been adjudicated a delinquent minor for the commission of an offense that if committed by an adult would be a felony, do I have to check "yes?"
and these questions too, do I have to check "yes?"
1. Have you (the minor) ever been convicted of a misdemeanor other than
a trafﬁc violation? (no)
2. Have you (the minor) ever been adjudged delinquent? (?)
3. Are you (the minor) subject to a petition alleging you are a delinquent minor for
the commission of an offense that if committed by an adult would be a felony? (?)
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Before answering those questions, to which you know the answer if you were still a minor, you might be best served by calling the ISP and asking how to respond since you are no longer a minor. Often additional questions are asked if the answers are not good for you. It appears No. 1 would be no, No. 2 would be yes and No. 3 would be not any more. In the alternative, you might wish to contact a person. You could also answer and explain directly on the form. You will have a chance to appeal if you are denied. Keep in mind the even with a squeaky clean record, FOID cards are taken several months rather than the 30 days promised because of the volume right now. Try calling the number furnished on the website or application fro assistance.
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If you were adjudicated delinquent, then answer yes.
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