One consequence of a felony conviction or a conviction of domestic violence is the loss of your gun rights. Because of one mistake in your past the Second Amendment no longer guarantees your right to own a firearm.
Especially in the South gun rights are not just a right preserved in the United States and Tennessee Constitutions, they are a key part of our culture. Currently law abiding citizens don’t have to be shut out of that central part of our Southern tradition.
Getting Gun Rights Restored in Tennessee
People often ask “How do I get my gun rights restored in Tennessee?” There area few legal ways to get your run rights restored.
In Tennessee, there are three options. One is the restoration of citizenship through the courts in Tennessee. Gun rights restoration can also happen by getting a pardon from the governor. And the third is expungement of the offending conviction.
Which one is best to pursue depends on each individual situation.
Not everyone is eligible for expungement or the restoration of citizenship. Everyone can eventually be eligible for a pardon. What is best for your particular situation is something we are free to discuss. As in, the consultation is free.
In short, something can be done, and if you’ve been living with this constitutional disability for years now is the time to take action.
Contact us today. We can get started immediately getting your gun rights restored in Tennessee.