Asked in Criminal Law and Immigration Law

Q: Am I inadmissible

I hold a Palestinian authority passport and flying out from Jordan where I reside now.

I had been in the us three years ago and I picked up a felony charge which I never went to court for and left the us so I was sentenced while I'm away.

Can I still enter canada with my Palestinian passport and visa without having to worry about the us ?

Keeping in mind that the passport I have now is different from the one I used in the usa .

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1 Lawyer Answer

Kelli Y Allen

  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Charlotte, NC

A: You would need to check with an immigration attorney in Canada; admittance would be based on Canadian law. If you ever hope to re-enter the U.S. you will need to consult with both a criminal defense and immigration lawyer.

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