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Gun Conviction Reversed on Juvenile Court Record (access required)

A defendant cannot be convicted of firearm possession in violation of Va. Code § 18.2-308.2(A)(iii); although he was charged with breaking and entering as a juvenile and court records show a finding of “Guilty,” the records do not show specifically the nature of the adjudication, the Supreme Court of Virginia says. The circuit court found defendant ...