The answer to your first question is "yes".
Unfortunately an expungement is considered "worthless" for immigration purposes.
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This is more properly an Immigration question than a criminal defense question. I will change the category so it will come to the attention of more Immigration lawyers if they would have a different view than already expressed.
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