Written by attorney Susan Frances Fremit

Firearms, Ammunition, and Convictions in Virginia

With the second amendment right to bear arms being important to Virginians, a criminal conviction for certain crimes will result in you losing this right. Before pleading guilty to any crime, understand the consequences for purchasing / possessing a firearm or ammunition with a criminal conviction.

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This Guide does not constitute legal advice and is meant for information purposes only. Information provided is current as of May 2017 and is subject to legislative change at any time. The author of this Guide is not responsible for providing updates when legislative changes occur.

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