Probably not. Attempted homicide is CLEARLY a "crime of moral turpitude" that brings deportation. Sorry.
Clark County, Nevada practitioner.Ask a similar question
I agree with my colleague, probably not. It's a felony not a minor offense. You might consider contacting a local immigration attorney that also does criminal defense, many offer free consultations.
The response above is intended for informational purposes only. The information provided is not intended to be, nor should it be interpreted as, legal advice or opinion. The reader should not consider this information to be an invitation to an attorney client relationship, should not rely on information presented here for any purpose, and should always seek the legal advice of counsel in the appropriate jurisdiction. Transmission and receipt of the information in this site and/or communication with me is not intended to solicit or create, and does not create, an attorney-client relationship between me and any person or entity.Ask a similar question
Probably not because crimes of "moral turpitude" - meaning crimes that are morally very bad - are the types of crimes that subject people to deportation by the INS. If the person has already been convicted, there is not much that can be done since deportation is handled by the INS - a federal government agency. An immigration attorney, may at least be able to help you understand the deportation process.
My answers on Avvo.com are intended to help clarify the legal process in your situation to the extent possible on this website. Criminal law can be very complicated and very serious. Every case is different and my answers are not intended to serve as legal advice unless so stated. If you have been charged with a crime you could be placed on probation or face incarceration. Please contact an attorney if you think you need legal advice in a criminal matter.Ask a similar question
I would review the record of conviction to determine if there could be a waiver of deportation available.Ask a similar question