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. In 1997 I got a felony to distribute marijuana

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Hi . In 1997 I got a felony for conspiracy to distribute marijuana . I am British. I did my time and was deported back to the UK. I served 30 months. Am I able to visit the US again?
I am now a wealthy medical practitioner owning clinics in the UK. Does this help?
Thanks for your reply.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: US Law
Expert:  Guillermo Senmartin replied 2 years ago.

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I have bad news and good news. The bad news is that if you wanted to live here, it would be extremely difficult. However, if you just want to visit, you should be ok. You would have to file for a B-2 visa which can be found here:

http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/visit/visitor.html

And you would need a 212(d)(3) waiver which can either be done by the immigration officer at the interview or after just on their computer (take a look at this link):

http://www.state.gov/documents/organization/87150.pdf

or on form I-192 which can be found at www.uscis.gov/forms. You can find more information here:

http://www.ilw.com/articles/2003,0930-labrie.shtm

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