HAVE YOU RECEIVED PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IN THE UNITED STATES FROM ANY SOURCE,INCLUDING THE US GOVT OR ANY STATE,COUNTY,OR MUNICIPALITY(OTHER THAN EMERGENCY MEDICAL TREATMENT),OR ARE YOU LIKELY TO RECEIVE PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IN THE FUTURE YES/ NO
I AM NOW 30 YRS OLD,WHEN I WAS 17,I APPLY AND RECEIVED MEDICAID FOR MY PREGNANCY.THE MEDICAID FOR ME WAS ONLY WHILE I WAS PREGNANT.I ALSO RECEIVED FOOD STAMPS.DOES THAT MEAN MY ANSWER SHOULD BE YES?
ALSO ON THE SAME APPLICATION IT ALSO ASKS IF I HAVE EVER BEEN ARREST,CITED,CHARGED, INDICTED, CONVICTED, FINED, OR IMPRISONED FOR BREAKING OR VIOLATING ANY LAW OR ORDINANCE, EXCLUDING TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS?HOWEVER I WANT TO MAKE SURE, I WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC TICKET, I WAS THEN CHECKED AND FOUND WITH A WARRANT,I WAS ARRESTED AND TAKEN TO JAIL ON THE SAME DAY
You should answer yes and explain at the interview or on cover letter.
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The answers, as you might have guessed, are "Yes." Make sure you provide full explanations though, Also, to be on a safe side, I would tell all facts about yourself to an experienced immigration attorney during a consultation. Often, the forms you fill out carry an extremely high risk of you being removed from this country instead of getting an immigration benefit.
Yes to both. It does not matter you were arrested for a traffic violation. The bottom line is that you were arrested. Make sure you get the final certified court dispositions in case the officer wants to see them.
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Merely knowing how to answer will not do any good if you do not qualify for adjustment based on your response. Consult with an attorney to understand whether it is worthwhile to file or waste the $1,000+ filing fee
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