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Will I be granted a visa if I have a drug conviction?


Will I be granted a visa if I have a drug conviction?

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Mirrorman
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You are ineligible to receive a visa.

You have to receive a waiver of ineligibility from the US Department of Homeland Security, then a visa.
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Thanks for your reply.

Shall I just fill in a visa form and plead my case at the embassy?

I fear my efforts may be futile Sad
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Hi guys,
 
So in 2003 I was convicted for supply of a Class A controlled subsatnce - heroin. This is my only offence. I was given a 2 year custodial sentence and served 10 months of it. I was 22 years old (I am now 36, home owner, family, Partner who works for a College etc..). I am now working for the government as a Counsellor - specialising in drug, solvent and alcohol abuse. I have a HND in drug counselling and do a lot of work for charity. I have family in America and would love to visit them.
 
Realistically, what are my chances of being granted a visa?
 
Any info would be greatly received Smile
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Sorry it was the 01/05/2002 not 2003 Smile
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