If you are in criminal custody, you may be turned you over to immigration.
If you apply to renew your Green Card and have a criminal conviction, immigration will learn of the criminal conviction once they take your fingerprints.
When you apply for citizenship and you have a criminal conviction, immigration will be notified.
If you travel abroad and try to re-enter the United States with a fraudulent Green Card or criminal conviction that renders you inadmissible or deportable, immigration is going to stop you at the border.
Immigration has a task force that looks for people who have criminal convictions for certain offenses, like sex offenders. They will detain you at your home and place you into removal proceedings.
The Senate Democrats have made a case to include a path to legalization for millions of immigrants in their $3.5 trillion bill to expand the country's social safety net. In a meeting with the Senate's Parliamentarian, Elizabeth McDonough, Democrats argued for their plan to give around 8 million immigrants the… Read More
Immigrants can lose the opportunity to obtain legal residency in the United States if they have received a criminal conviction. 212(h) waivers, fortunately, can be used by individuals with criminal records that are trying to obtain a Green Card. If you are in this situation, it is in your best… Read More
A Green Card can be very useful and can open up many different employment opportunities, give you the right to acquire a driver's license, and allow you to apply for a Social Security card. Also, a Green Card provides admission back into the United States if you leave the country… Read More