Fall, football and hunting. As American as summer, baseball and apple pie for Mississippians. Fall is on its way and kids are lacing up their cleats, tightening their chinstraps and preparing for Friday night lights.
Hunting season is also on the horizon. As a criminal defense attorney, I am very aware of the fact that a convicted felon no longer has the right to hunt or vote. For someone that is considered a convicted felon, allow me to assist in having your gun rights restored. In some cases, you might qualify for expungment which erases your record entirely. In other situations, you might consider a process called Certificate of Rehabilitation.
This statutory process is found in Miss. Code Section 97-37-5 (3) as follows: