What situations can cause someone to get denied a green card?

Asked almost 3 years ago - Chicago, IL

We have a relative who was involved in very minor crimes as a child, and are wondering if this will prevent him from getting a green card.


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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . Please see

    (213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration... more
  2. Khaja M. Din

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    Answered . There are many crimes that fall under "crimes involving moral turpitude or CIMT". These crimes MAY get a person barred from an immigration benefit. Having said that, there are many exceptions to these CIMT. Please consult an immigration attorney you trust.

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  3. Neil Ian Fleischer

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    Answered . There are too many to list. Consult an attorney to see. Many juvenile convictions will not be considered IF , in fact they are juvenile convictions.

    Make sure to obtain the entire record.. minor crimes or not

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    Neil I Fleischer (513) 977-4209 www.immigrate2usa.com Note: Neil Fleischer is an attorney licensed in the State... more

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