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Category: Criminal Inadmissibility

Episode 4: Overcoming Criminal Inadmissibility to Enter Canada or the United States

Podcast posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers, Criminal Inadmissibility and Podcast

Show Notes: One of the most stressful issues for people traveling to Canada or the United States is criminal inadmissibility. DUIs, an assault, possession of marijuana convictions ...

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Criminal Inadmissibility to Enter Canada or the U.S.: Facebook Live May 21

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers and Criminal Inadmissibility

Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah Answers Your Questions about Criminal Inadmissibility to Enter Canada or the U.S.: Your Options Including U.S. Visa Waivers, TRPs and Rehabilitation ...

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How to Enter Canada If You've Been Convicted of Marijuana Use or Related Crimes

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers, Criminal Inadmissibility and Marijuana Legalization and Decriminalization

The headlines are frequently featured U.S. entertainers such as comedian Russell Brand, actors Wes Brantley and Lindsay Lohan, rappers DMX and Kodak Black, or actor who has been ...

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Canada Immigration Law: Restoration of Status

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers and Criminal Inadmissibility

Travelers who are authorized to enter Canada can be admitted in three categories: visitors students workers In all cases, they are considered "temporary residents", ...

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April 2017 Ackah Law Newsletter

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers and Criminal Inadmissibility

Will Your Past Criminality Affect Your Future In Canada? Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah discusses how previous criminality issues can impact entry into Canada as a visitor, ...

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Can I enter Canada if I have one DUI from 12 Years ago in the U.S.?

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers and Criminal Inadmissibility

If it has been 12 years since the completion of your sentence for the DUI in the U.S. you may be eligible to seek deemed rehabilitation at a Canadian port of entry (POE) upon your arrival, ...

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I have several convictions from over 30 years ago. Will I be able to enter Canada and obtain a Canadian Work Permit?

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers and Criminal Inadmissibility

Because there are several convictions, you would not be able to apply for deemed rehabilitation at the POE. You would have to apply for Individual Rehabilitation through a Canadian ...

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My Husband is American and I am Canadian. We would like to move to Canada. Will his past Criminality impact my ability to sponsor him?

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers and Criminal Inadmissibility

Depending on your husband’s charge, conviction or sentence and how long ago the offence(s) occurred, he may be found to be inadmissible to Canada and not eligible to be sponsored for ...

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