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Is it harder for a convicted felon to get employment if he was given probation than if he served a sentence?

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2013-03-27 15:57:29

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I dont believe so. The main question they ask on employment

applications is "Have you ever been convicted of a felony?" They

are not really interested in that fact that you did or didnt spend

any time locked up, just that you were or were not convicted.

I know this due to being a "

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"job placement">job placement coordinator" for students

completing technical training. I had two students in the same


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