• Tanya Powers

USCIS Issues Policy Guidance Regarding Controlled Substances Laws

Updated: Apr 27, 2019

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has issued policy guidance clarifying that violations of controlled substance laws (including marijuana) are generally a bar to establishing good moral character for naturalization, even if that conduct would not be an offense under state law. For more information, visit the USCIS website.


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