How to Get Financial Aid for College if You Are a Convicted Felon?

Answer This depends upon your conviction. Drug related convictions may or may not exclude you from federal financial aid.

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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 »

Can a convicted felon own nightclub?

No state is given, however, if the ownership of the club involves possessing an ABC license, highly doubtful.

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 join the Marines?

Yes, a convicted felon can join the Marines if he receives a waiver. People with prior crimes for assault, burglary and illegal drug offenses can receive a waiver that allows them to join the Mari... Read More »