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The son of U.S. President Hunter Biden has been found guilty of all three charges related to buying and possessing guns while he was addicted to drugs, according to CBS News.

Hunter Biden was indicted in September on three felony firearms charges after a proposed plea deal offered by federal prosecutors fell through. He is accused of illegally purchasing and possessing guns while he was addicted to drugs.

 Federal law prohibits users of illegal drugs from possessing firearms. Prosecutors allege the U.S. president's son lied about his drug use when he bought a revolver, a quick-loader and ammunition on Oct. 12, 2018.

Two of the three counts of the charges relate to the paperwork Hunter Biden filled out when he bought the weapons. The questionnaire includes questions about a person's criminal record, whether he was buying the gun for himself or someone else, his drug use and mental health.

He is charged with making a false statement on the application that he did not use drugs and lying to a licensed gun dealer.

A third charge relates to his possession of a firearm. Prosecutors allege that he knowingly kept the gun for 11 days because he was struggling with an addiction to illegal drugs, a violation of federal law.

All three counts are felonies and he could face a maximum penalty of 25 years in prison and fines of up to $750,000.  

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