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CBP Issues Updated Statement on Canada’s Legalization of Marijuana and Crossing the Border

CBP released an updated statement regarding Canada’s legalization of marijuana. According to the updated statement, Canadian citizens who work in the legal marijuana industry in Canada and whose travel to the United States is unrelated to the marijuana industry “will generally be admissible,” but individuals whose travel to the United States is found to be for a reason related to the marijuana industry “may be deemed inadmissible.”

Why getting the Green Card does not make you completely safe

AAO Finds Applicant is Not Inadmissible under 212(a)(9)(C)

In a 12/29/11 decision, the AAO concluded that the applicant was not inadmissible under § 212(a)(9)(C)(i)(II), where the applicant was removed and subsequently reentered the US before April 1, 1997 and later concurrently filed an I-485 and I-212.

I am inadmissible under section 212 and need help

An alien who is inadmissible under section 212(a)(9)(C)(i) of the
> Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1182(a)(9)(C)(i) (2006), is
> ineligible for adjustment of status under section 245(i) of the Act, 8 U.S.C.
> § 1255(i) (2006). Matter of Briones, 24 I&N Dec.355 (BIA 2007), reaffirmed.

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