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Legal Information: U.S. Virgin Islands
Updated: December 7, 2020
What is the penalty for violating the gun prohibition in a restraining order?
In Virgin Islands, anyone who violates a restraining order, including the firearm provision, can be fined $1,000 if there is no threat of bodily harm. There is a fine of $5,000 if there was a previous offense and risk of bodily harm. There is a $15,000 fine if there is a previous offense or not, but there was a threat with a weapon.1
There may also be federal penalties. See Federal Gun Laws for more information.
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