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I have had a green...
I have had a green card for 12 years
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: I would like to apply for citizenship. The only issue I am concerned about is DUI in Canada (Criminal offence there) which might prevent the process from being completed I live in North Carolina
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Not sure I understand your question
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: NOTHING is filed or reported on my Florida drivers license
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Legal
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1) Was the DUI before or after you gained your permanent residency?

2) If it was before, then did you disclose it USCIS at the time of filing for the visa/permanent residency?

This is not an answer, but an information request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.

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