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I'm a criminal defense attorney and I think I can provide some assistance. However, I need some clarification first. What do you mean by "migrate"? What is it you want to do?
Let me do some research and see if I can find some answers for you. There is no need to respond to this post, I'll get back when I have some information.
Thanks for your patience.
I researched the requirements to enter into Australia. Based on this conviction, you shouldn't have any problems entering that country. Australia is concerned about cases pending there, convictions in their country for serious offenses and any confinement in psychiatric institutions. So you should be fine.
However, the bigger problem may be leaving THIS country. If you have a VOP, there is likely a warrant for your arrest. When you go through security at the airport and they run your name, they will quite likely discover the warrant. If so, you will be detained to see if the Texas court wants to have you held.
So, you should resolve your issues here first. Once that is completed, you should be fine to go to Australia.
Considering all the safeguards put in place after 9/11, not to mention the recent concerns, I would not want to risk it. The chances of being caught seem too great and, if you're caught anywhere other than Texas, it could sit in jail for as long as about a month before even being sent to Texas.
I'm going offline for the evening but feel free to respond as I'll be back online tomorrow.
Thank you for your patience.
Anything that involves passports, security or tickets has a high level of risk. If you board a plane or boat, it seems probable that you will have to deal with security, they will run your name and they will find that there is a warrant for your arrest.
If you do this, do so knowing that an arrest is quite likely.
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