Go Back  British Expats > Living & Moving Abroad > USA
Reload this Page >

K1 Visa Denied due to criminal record

K1 Visa Denied due to criminal record

Old Sep 12th 2002, 10:07 am
  #1  
Just Joined
Thread Starter
 
Joined: Sep 2002
Location: London
Posts: 14
StephenPouros is an unknown quantity at this point
Default K1 Visa Denied due to criminal record

Hi,

I have recently attended my K1 visa interview at the US embassy in London and was, to my complete horror denied.

The reason was for a conviction that I received 8 years ago at the age of 19 for possesion of a very small quantity (less than 1g) of both cannabis and amphetamine.

Both myself and my fiance are extremely distraut about this. I did not expect this one and only conviction on my record to be a problem but it obviously is.

I have been given the opportunity to apply for a visa waiver which i was told would take 4-6 weeks to process from application.

I would appreciate any advice that anyone has for me on my chances of getting that waiver, how to write our statements to show a case of 'Exteme Hardship'. Or if there are any alternative means of me being granted a visa to enter the USA.
StephenPouros is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.