California Firearm Restriction Lawyer
Have you been charged with Possession of a Firearm when you were not allowed to possess one? Call Weber Law today!
In California, if you have been convicted of certain crimes, you are restricted from owning firearms. If you are found in possession of those weapons after you have been restricted from owning or possessing a firearm, the penalties can be severe. It can be intimidating facing the court room a second time, let Weber Law take the stress away from you.
California Firearm Restriction Charges and Penalties
What Crimes carry Firearm Restrictions?
Any person who has been convicted of a felony in the United States, the State of California, or any other state, government, or country, or who is addicted to the use of any narcotic drug, or who has been found guilty of a violent offense using a firearm, and is restricted from owning, purchasing, receiving, possessing, or having under control any firearm.
When you are convicted of certain crimes which include domestic violence crimes that include a firearm, the unlawful misuse of firearms, hate crimes, or violation of safe storage of firearms around minors, your rights to own a firearm can be restricted.
What is the Penalty?
If you have been restricted from owning, purchasing, receiving, possessing, or having under control any firearm and are found to have violated that restriction, it is a felony offense. A felony offense in California is punishable by imprisonment for over a year, a hefty fine, or both.
Even as a Defendant, you still have Rights! Make sure yours were not violated!
Even as an individual facing criminal charges, you have rights, and it is important to know those rights and make sure that they were not violated in any way when you were arrested or charged. Without extensive knowledge of your rights when it comes to police searches, Miranda rights, and your rights when it comes to arrest, it is extremely difficult to get a dismissal or reduction. Do not try to fight these charges on your own—Weber Law is ready to help you today.
Contact Weber Law immediately if you’ve been arrested on a firearm restriction charge. We offer a free confidential case evaluation – serving Los Angeles and the surrounding areas.
How Can WEBER LAW Help You?
If you have been accused of possession of a firearm after you have been restricted from possessing a firearm, let Weber Law help you today. It can be a stressful situation to have criminal charges pending and Weber Law will work for you. Let Weber Law work to have your citation dismissed or dropped to a lower offense. If that is not possible, we will negotiate the best deal for you, which could include a shorter jail time or no jail time, and a lesser fine.
There are potential defenses against a charge of possession of a firearm after being restricted, including not realizing what you were in possession of, and being set up. Weber Law will look at every aspect of your case, including surveillance footage, eyewitness testimonies, and even your prior criminal record. Let Weber Law build the best defense for you! A charge of possession of a firearm after you have been restricted from possessing a firearm on your record could potentially hurt future job offers, especially in the criminal justice system, and will remain on your record for the rest of your life. Weber Law is experienced in defending these charges and getting you back to a life free of criminal charges. It is never a good idea to face these charges without an attorney. The court room can be intimidating, and you need someone with experience to defend you. Any blemish on your record can have detrimental effects on the rest of your life. Let Weber Law’s experienced attorneys fight for you in court. If you or someone you know has been accused of possessing a firearm after being restricted, contact Weber Law today for a consultation.
CA Penal Code § 29800, Specified convictions or outstanding warrants; narcotic addiction; restriction on firearm possession; punishment.
CA Penal Code § 17, Felony; misdemeanor; infraction; classification of offenses.
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