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N400 - Naturalisation question.

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Hello in N400 there is a question under part 10 . Have your ever Arrested , Cited or detained . I marked it No . I have an Naturalization interview coming and I am not sure if I should change it . I went to Niagra falls in 2006 . By mistake I took wrong exit since i did not have Visa to Canada they sent me back . I reached the US immigration post they asked me few questions and then they let me enter back and advised that I should keep my passport handy . I did not had passport with me that time but I have valid H1B work Visa. But i was not arrested or Cited , I am not sure about detained as they asked me question like where do you work who hold my visa etc . Could you advise should i still say No or tell them Yes and explain .Pls advise thank you ,

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You are fine. You answered the question correctly and should not change it on these facts.

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Say nothing. You answered the question correctly.

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I agree with my colleagues. You answered the question correctly.

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You answered properly.

The answer provided here is general in nature and does not take into account other factors that may need to be reviewed for a more precise answer. You should consult with an immigration attorney before taking any action. The answer here is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship.

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