A conviction for simple possession of a substance other than a certain amount of cocaine base or any amount of the "date rape" drug is generally not going to be an a "aggravated felony" for immigration purposes. However, simple possession is still a "controlled substances offense" that triggers both deportability and inadmissibility. In trying to seek status and/or avoid removal in the United States, those convictions are going to have serious consequences regardless of whether they would be...