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Legal Information: New Hampshire

State Gun Laws

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February 10, 2020

If a law enforcement officer or other government employee is convicted of a domestic violence misdemeanor, can s/he own, have or buy a gun?

No. Law enforcement officers and other government officials who have been convicted of a domestic violence misdemeanor cannot own, have or buy guns for any purpose, including their official duties, according to federal law.1

118 USC 925 (a) (1)