2. Who may not obtain a pistol license?
There are many people who cannot obtain a pistol license. Most of these are prohibited because of certain State and Federal Laws. All the Laws contained in this question are contained in the Alabama State Code and in the Gun Control Act of 1968. The people who cannot obtain a pistol license are as follows:
1. No person who has been convicted of committing or attempting to commit a crime of violence.
2. No person who is a Drug Addict.
3. No person who is a habitual drunkard.
4. No person convicted of a felony or any degree of theft.
5. No person discharged from the armed forces under dishonorable conditions.
6. No person who has been adjudged by a court as mentally incompetent.
7. No citizen of the United States who has renounced his citizenship.
8. No person convicted of the Family Violence Act, even though the charge may be a misdemeanor.
9. No person illegally or unlawfully in the United States.
10. No person who has been convicted of an offense involving firearms.
11. No person who has been convicted of an offense involving explosives.
12. No person who is not deemed suitable or proper by the Sheriff’s Office.
You may have a little trouble with #12 IF the RO showes up on the background check. I would say go ahead and apply.