Can you own a firearm with a domestic violence conviction in Wisconsin

Can I Own a Gun if I Have a Domestic Violence Conviction?

The answer is no. If you have a conviction for a domestic violence crime you are prohibited from possessing a firearm. This is a federal law. The federal firearm ban relates to any conviction for a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence. Specifically, any misdemeanor crime that “has, as an element, the use or attempted use of physical force, or the threatened use of a deadly weapon, committed by a current or former spouse, parent, or guardian of the victim, by a person with whom the victim shares a child in common, by a person who is cohabiting with or has cohabited with the victim as a spouse, parent, or guardian, or by a person similarly situated to a spouse, parent, or guardian of the victim.”

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The Effect of a DUI on a CDL in Wisconsin

The Effect of a DUI on a CDL in Wisconsin

A DUI conviction in Wisconsin will result in a minimum of one year disqualification of your CDL. Anyone who drives for a living nows how important maintaining a commercial drivers license (CDL) is. A CDL can be the means of your employment and your career. Losing your license or even a temporary disqualification will likely mean losing that employment, your job, and your career.

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