Does a shoplifting charge affect a residency petition? 1 Answers as of May 09, 2011

My daughter was caught stealing around $50). They took her fingerprints. She has a petition from her husband for residency. We are waiting for court citation. What can happen?

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I don't think much will happen if this is the only crime she ever committed. But you need to know what else is in her criminal record. If she has other crimes, then she may be denied the green card. So, pull her entire criminal background from the FBI or CA-DOJ and see what is in there. Good luck!
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Replied: 5/9/2011
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