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I have a felleny dwi in the past i have my license back now can i own a gun to hunt

Ofallon, MO |

3 dwi i did a 120 treatment while i was locked up and 5 years probation after i got out i sucesfuly compleated that and got drivers licence back after 10 year denile

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I am assuming, based upon the fact you did a 120, that you received an SES ("suspended execution of sentence") and were, therefore, convicted of a felony. If you were convicted of a felony, you are forever barred from possessing a firearm. If you plead guilty and received an SIS, you are permitted to own a firearm in Missouri, but you are not eligible for a concealed carry permit.

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Pursuant to §571.070 RSMo., it is a Class C Felony to possess a firearm if you have been convicted of a felony.

See this recent article on the topic from the Riverfront Times:

http://blogs.riverfronttimes.com/dailyrft/2011/11/missouri_gun_laws.php

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The previous two attorneys nailed this question. There is not a hunting exception either.

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I believe so.