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Old November 9, 2011, 12:59 AM   #1
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front sight background check

So I've been wanting to attend Front Sight and take one of their rifle classes and as I was browsing their website and saw that they do background checks. I have a criminal record.

A zero tolerance dui (under 21 and over but under .08 bac but its still illegal) and a reckless driving charge.

Anyone been rejected from Front Sight or other training schools for having a criminal record?
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Old November 9, 2011, 01:56 AM   #2
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Unless it prevents you from owning a gun I doubt they will care but hey I don't work there they could be misdemeanor nazis.
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Old November 9, 2011, 09:02 AM   #3
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The obvious thing to do is to call them directly and ask. Why ask here when you could ask the folks who will make the decision.
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Old November 9, 2011, 09:56 AM   #4
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If DUIs don't discount you from gun ownership or CCW (in Ohio, they don't unless you have enough of them - the 4th is a felony), they probably wouldn't discount you from training.

Do they give you a refund if you are rejected?
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Old November 9, 2011, 10:47 AM   #5
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If you've passed the NICS in the past and you legally own firearms, I doubt that you will have an issue. Most States don't consider a single DUI a felony but it depends on other circumstances so check with your State and talk to your lawyer if you're worried.
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Old November 9, 2011, 01:06 PM   #6
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Go ahead and call to be sure. The people running the phones are usually very friendly.
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Old November 9, 2011, 05:28 PM   #7
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so I got off my lazy a** and called them. As long as I dont have a felony and havent been to prison for anything I'm a-ok. thanks for the input guys!
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