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Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX) is a grifter and a wingnut, but is he possibly a felon too?Ethics Office Sees Evidence Republican Congressman Broke the Law|Ben Jacobs|June 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Burke and Schubert believe that adding to the list of felon profiles could close countless unsolved cases.Hunting for Long-Gone Serial Killers: Inside the Dead Man Talking Project|Christine Pelisek|March 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A felon or domestic batterer or disturbed person need only find a person with a clean background to buy a weapon for him.
Under that law a felon convicted of violent federal crimes for the third time would be sentenced to life in prison.
If patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel, then maybe talk radio is the first refuge of felon.Jack Abramoff on His New Talk Radio Show, Lobbying Reform & More|Lloyd Grove|July 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A ‘political’ is not identified with the criminal any more than a debtor is identified with a felon in England.Russian Life To-day|Right Rev. Herbert Bury
It is the name of a felon—of one under doom of outlawry—whom all men are privileged to slay.Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia|William Gilmore Simms
Constantine, return!Not so: the felon world its fate must bide.Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Second Series|John Addington Symonds
An' I'll have satisfaction out of him in the felon's dock of a court of law!Children of the Bush|Henry Lawson
The Attorney-General first proceeded to argue that an allowance of clergy did not make a felon convict a competent witness.State Trials Vol. 2 (of 2)|Various