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I am applying for a K-1 fiance visa I-129F and I have a

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Second opinion] I am applying for a K-1 fiance visa I-129F and I have a misdemeanor that was expunged around 15 years ago....will this affect or delay my application.

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Unfortunately, it may affect or delay your application. So, if you have not done so already, you need to get certified copy of the disposition of the case from the Court eventhough the conviction has been expunged. You need to attach the certified Court record on your application.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I also went to a substance abuse rehab many years ago, will this be a factor?
Will they even know about the rehab?
The expungement was for criminal impersonation...I went to a dentists office and used a fake name and fake address.

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I also went to a substance abuse rehab many years ago, will this be a factor?

Response 1: No.

Will they even know about the rehab?

Response 2: No.

The expungement was for criminal impersonation...I went to a dentists office and used a fake name and fake address.

Response 3: This may present a problem with your visa application.. However, you do not have any choice but to apply and see what the Consular Officer says about that.

Best wishes,

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
On "The expungement was for criminal impersonation" question, that was in reference to the K1 fiancé visa application...I already have MY passport.
Will this affect the K1 fiancé visa? Will my petition to bring my fiancé to America be in jeopardy because of this expunged misdemeanor?
Thanks again

Thank you for the clarification.

The answer is NO and NO. I thought you were the beneficiary of the visa petition--thought someone was applying for you, not the other way around.

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