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Category: Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers

Cannabis Pardon Does Not Guarantee You Can Enter the U.S.

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers

Canada Bill C-93, an amendment to the Criminal Records Act to expedite granting pardons for Canadians with criminal records for simple possession of cannabis was tabled by the federal ...

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Marijuana Medical Use: Can I Get a Visa Waiver to Enter the US?

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers and U.S. Visa Waivers of Inadmissibility

In the United States, cannabis use is legal in many states, particularly for medical use, but is still classified as a Schedule I narcotic drug by the DEA and remains federally prohibited. ...

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New TSA Rules on CBD Oil Do Not Include Canada Users

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

In May 2019 the United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) updated their cannabis policy to allow some forms of cannabidiol (CBD) oil on flights. TSA.gov new regulations ...

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US Visa Applicants & Travellers Denied Entry Due To Their Social Media

Blog posted on by Evelyn Ackah in Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers, U.S. Visa Waivers of Inadmissibility and U.S. Immigration

More and more visitors to the United States are being denied entry by U.S. border officials after a review of their social media and other online accounts. In late August a 17-year old ...

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Lifetime Ban For Canadian Crossing Into U.S. With CBD Oil

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

Canada's marijuana legalization and decriminalization have resulted in many criminal inadmissibility questions for individuals and corporate Canada/U.S. cross-border business. ...

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Canada and U.S. Border Agents Share Traveller Data

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

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) have begun to exchange biographic traveller data, travel documents, and other information ...

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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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