Felon in Possession

PERSONS PROHIBITED FROM POSSESSION, RECEIPT, TRANSPORTATION, OR DOMINION AND CONTROL OF FIREARMS, OFFENSIVE WEAPONS, AND AMMUNUTION

The following persons are prohibited from possession, receipt, transportation, and control of firearms, offensive weapons and ammunition:
  1. Persons convicted of any state or federal felony
  2. Juveniles adjudicated for a crime that would be a felony if charged in adult court
  3. Unlawful aliens
  4. Persons who were dishonorably discharged from the military or who have renounced U.S. citizenship
  5. Persons subject to an intimate partner protective order (i.e. no-contact order)
  6. Persons convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence
  7. Persons under indictment for a felony
  8. Persons convicted of an aggravated misdemeanor involving a firearm or explosives
  9. A person with an open deferred judgment or deferred sentence for an offense which would otherwise be a firearm prohibitor.

POSSESSION BY FELONS AND OTHERS

Any person convicted of felony in state or federal court, or adjudicated delinquent for an offense constituting a felony if committed by an adult, who knowingly has under the person’s dominion and control or possession, receives, or transports or causes to be transported a firearm or offensive weapon is guilty of a class “D” felony.
 
Possession by those subject to a protective order under 18 U.S.C. section 922(g)(8) – no contact order protecting an intimate partner of the person, or a child of the person or intimate partner – or who has a qualifying misdemeanor conviction of domestic violence is guilty of a class “D” felony.
 

PERSONS SUBJECT TO NO-CONTACT ORDER OR CONVICTED OF MISDEMEANOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

A person who is subject to a protective order (i.e. no-contact order) or who has been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence and who knowingly possesses, ships, transports, or receives a firearm, offensive weapon, or ammunition is guilty of a class “D” felony.  “Misdemeanor crime of domestic violence” means an assault under 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.