Category Archives: Felonies
I am a Convicted Felon. Can my Right to Vote be Restored?
If you have been convicted of a felony, you have lost certain civil rights. These include your right to vote, your right to hold public office, and your right to purchase and possess a firearm. These rights are not automatically restored when you complete the terms of your sentence. Unless you actively seek clemency,… Read More »
Which Rights and Privileges Can I Lose if I am Convicted of a Felony in Florida?
When an individual is convicted of a felony, he or she can have certain rights and privileges revoked as part of the punishment alongside other penalties such as fines and jail time. Losing these rights and privileges can have a substantial impact on an individual’s ability to earn a living and engage fully in… Read More »