Yes. CIS can look to more than 5 years fro GMC findings. The DV in 2011 will hurt, and may even be a deportable offense depending on the level. The sexual harassment case will also be a problem. Though it’s still “in process”, CIS may have to wait on that. Even then, the 2011 DV just happened 2 years ago. That certainly will be a problem.
A domestic violence conviction is a deportable offense. Please see
Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.
This will be a HUGE PROBLEM ... talk to an immigration lawyer in private .. have certified copies of all court/police records with you.
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