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Questions about buying guns and a persons record

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by jacobsruger, Feb 6, 2010.

  1. jacobsruger

    jacobsruger oregon New Member

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    questions answered thanks !
     
    Last edited: Feb 7, 2010
  2. SlickJoeSD

    SlickJoeSD Astoria, OR Member

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    My opinion is

    :confused: They shouldn't be able to own a weapon... :huh:
     
  3. ZachS

    ZachS Eugene/PDX Active Member

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    Spend money on a lawyer. Those are probably all misdemeanors, but your friend would likely be happier not finding out the hard way.

    Does he still have a drinking problem?
     
  4. SavageGerbil

    SavageGerbil Salem, OR Active Member

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    I wouldn't risk selling him a gun, personally. He may be able to swing it, checking with a lawyer is definitely worth it in this case, too much there to guess at.
     
  5. wheretheheckami

    wheretheheckami Vernonia, OR Member

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    I believe a second DUI, or an initial DUI that involves an accident in which there are injuries (or, death) becomes a felony in Oregon. This person can not legally purchase a gun in this state. If however, this person has been clean for say 5 years, or more and can get some folks to attest to his good character...he can petition a circuit court to waive the prohibition on him and he can then legally do so.

    You can google Oregon gun laws.
     
  6. Murphy

    Murphy Oregon Member

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    +1

    The individual in question has quite a history exercising extremely poor judgement. A firearm is the last thing this individual needs.
     
  7. EUGENE the REALTOR

    EUGENE the REALTOR Portland Metro Bronze Vendor Bronze Vendor

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    You need new friends! :D (sorry if this "person" is you)
     
  8. rupey7

    rupey7 Pacific Northwest Active Member

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    Any criminal background that includes felony conviction and / or domestic violence convictions will remove you from gun ownership eligibility.
     
  9. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    oh H-E-L-L no, I wouldn't sell a dude like that a firearm...