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How to Obtain a US Entry Waiver

Visitor: In September 2008 I was twenty years old, I was arrested in Montreal, Canada for shoplifting goods from a retail store. I had stolen 1 backpack, 1 t-shirt and 3 necklaces with a total estimated value of $271. I cooperated with the authorities and pleaded guilty to two counts: ...

File Destructions

A client emailed us saying that back in 2000, they received a conditional discharge and when they did a criminal background check, their record doesn't show up but their photo and report is still on file with the police service. They were wondering how to get rid of it.   Because ...

Local Police Checks

Recently a client was required to complete 2 local police checks for their Record Suspension application as they had lived in 2 different jurisdictions within the past 5 years.   However, upon going to the first local police detachment, they were informed that they would only ...

Criminal Record from 20 years ago

Q- I have a Pardon for a DUI conviction more then 20 years ago. If my employer asked me about it what can I legally say? Can I say I do not have a criminal record?   A- Once a Pardon is granted then your criminal record can not be seen by the public so you do not have to say ...

Nexus card revoked

Q- I got a notice from Nexus that my Nexus card was revoked for having a criminal record which I don't remember ever having.   A- Nexus is very strict about having a clean criminal background check.  Even if you have been charged for an offence that was later dismissed or ...

Withdrawn Charges

Q - I was charged with an assault but the charges were withdrawn and I agreed to a peace bond. I recently got myself into a bit of trouble and that past offence is still showing up. Does this go away on its own or will this just stay on there forever?   A – Even if your ...

Denied at the US Border

Q- I got a Pardon a few years back now and was wanting to travel to the states but I'm scared that I'm going to get denied at the border.   A-If you have never been stopped at the US border in the past and then you receive a Pardon or Record Suspension you are likely safe to ...

Vulnerable Sector Checks

Last week I had a client who got his Record Suspension granted a few months ago. However, when he went to apply to coach his son’s soccer team recently they denied his volunteer application due to a vulnerable sector check.     We discussed this and how even though ...

Entering the United States with a Pardon

A client mentioned that her husband had a Pardon and had never tried to cross into the USA while he had a criminal record. They are planning a family trip and wondered if he needs a Waiver.   The answer is no. He would only need a US Entry Waiver (I 192) if he was actually denied ...

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