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Can I Travel to the US with a Pardon?

Visitor:  I was stopped when clearing US Customs in Toronto last June and asked if I had ever been arrested. I was honest and told them I had an assault charge from over 40 years ago and thought that a pardon had been issued.  They allowed me to enter the States but told ...

Banned from entering the US

Visitor:  I am banned from entering the U.S. for 5 years is there anything you can help me to re-enter to U.S. as I have family there and I am eager to visit them.  Waiting 5 years seems to be outrageous, is there anything we can do in the meantime?   Pardons Canada:  ...

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Q- I got a notice from Nexus that my Nexus card was revoked for having a criminal record which I don't remember ever having.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 ...

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    Thank-you letter from client who received a Pardon for a DUI. I would like to thank the Pardons Canada, my family and...
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