Rights Restoration

Rights Restoration

If you have been convicted of a felony in Arizona, you may lose certain civil rights, such as the right to vote, serve on a jury, and hold public office. However, in some cases, it may be possible to have your rights restored. Here are some key things to know about rights restoration in Arizona:

Voting Rights: In Arizona, your right to vote is automatically restored upon completion of your sentence, including any term of probation or parole. However, you must re-register to vote.

Jury Service: If you have been convicted of a felony, you may not be eligible to serve on a jury in Arizona. However, you may be eligible to have your rights restored by submitting a petition to the court.

Public Office: If you have been convicted of a felony involving a breach of public trust, you may be permanently barred from holding public office in Arizona. However, in some cases, you may be eligible to have your rights restored by submitting a petition to the court.

Firearms Rights: If you have been convicted of a felony, you may be permanently prohibited from possessing firearms in Arizona. However, in some cases, you may be eligible to have your rights restored by submitting a petition to the court.

Restoration Process: The process for restoring your civil rights in Arizona can be complex and may involve submitting a petition to the court and demonstrating that you have been rehabilitated and are not likely to commit future crimes. An experienced attorney can help guide you through the process and advocate on your behalf.

If you are seeking to restore your civil rights in Arizona, it is important to seek legal guidance from an experienced attorney who understands the process and can help you navigate the complexities of the system. Your attorney can help you understand your rights and options, and work to advocate on your behalf throughout the restoration process.