Can a convicted felon become a licensed attorney?

Answer Felons can become lawyers. Attorneys are licensed by state bar associations, who consider character and fitness in making their decisions. Some state bars explicitly prohibit applicants with felony... Read More »

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Can a convicted felon become an attorney?

Convicted felons can become lawyers but it's difficult because every state bar has an "ethical and moral judgment clause" that tests whether applicants are of strong moral character. All applicants... Read More »

Can a convicted felon adopt a child even if his spouse is a state licensed daycare provider and a certified nursing assistant?

If it's in the best interest and safety of the child. Being a state licensed daycare provider and a certified nursing assistant does not mean she is not abusing her own child.

How do i find out what a convicted felon was convicted of?

State RecordsDetermine the state in which the criminal conviction occurred. Gather the subject's name, including middle initial, and date of birth to ensure you have identified the correct subject.... Read More »

What does a convicted felon mean?

The term “convicted felon” refers to a person who has been tried and found guilty of a serious crime, such as assault, sexual assault, burglary, arson or murder. Felonies are more severe than m... Read More »