Does the immigration consider 221.05 as a misdemeanor or a simple violation?
221.05 is a violation under NY State law, but for immigration purposes, federal law is dispositive. One conviction for simple possession of 25 grams or less of marijuana will not subject you to removal. It may provide a basis for discretionary denial of whatever relief you are applying for (adjustment of status? naturalization?). I suggest you retain an immigration lawyer.
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