Seattle Passes Law Restricting Landlords’ Use of Criminal Records

Here’s some good news for those people with a criminal record in Washington. On Monday, the Seattle City Council voted 8 to 0 to prohibit landlords from using criminal records to screen prospective tenants. The only exception to the new ordinance are sex offenders – and landlords must still demonstrate a legitimate business reason if …

Seattle Passes Law Restricting Landlords’ Use of Criminal Records Read More »

Can a Felon Own a Gun?

Gun Ownership with a Felony At WipeRecord, we’re asked the same question every day: can a felon own a gun? The general answer to this question is no, a felon cannot legally own a firearm under federal or state law. However, in many cases it is possible to fully restore your 2nd Amendment rights. Current …

Can a Felon Own a Gun? Read More »

Can a felon own a gun

How to Restore Your Minnesota Gun Rights

Restore Your Minnesota Gun Rights Minnesota gun rights restoration is complicated because it involves both federal and state law.  You need to restore gun rights under both federal and Minnesota law to legally own a gun. If you fail to also restore your federal gun rights and you’re probably committing a felony if you buy …

How to Restore Your Minnesota Gun Rights Read More »

Minnesota Firearm Rights Restoration

How to Restore Your Ohio Gun Rights

Americans have a Constitutional right to bear arms. However, when convicted of certain criminal offenses, your 2nd Amendment rights can be taken away. The federal Gun Control Act and Ohio law both can take away your gun rights based on certain convictions. Thankfully, you can often legally restore your Ohio gun rights under Ohio law. …

How to Restore Your Ohio Gun Rights Read More »

Ohio Firearm Rights Restoration

Restore Your Right to Own a Gun in Indiana

Federal Firearm Rights vs. Indiana Firearm Rights It is important to understand that restoring your firearm rights and ability to purchase and own a gun are governed by both Indiana law and federal law.  Therefore, your ability to restore your firearm rights depends on both Indiana law and federal law. It also depends on what …

Restore Your Right to Own a Gun in Indiana Read More »

Indiana Firearm Rights Restoration