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The Atlas Moth Denied Entry to Canada

Metal Band The Atlas Moth Denied Entry to Canada

Metal band The Atlas Moth was denied entry to Canada this week, upon trying to enter Canada to play several shows across the country.  According to Metal Underground, the band released a statement. “Unfortunately, the Canadian border is not letting us in. We will meet up with the tour again in Seattle. This is out […]

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Denied entry to Canada from the US?

Are you an American and have you been denied entry to Canada? Or do you wish to enter Canada from the US but perhaps have a criminal record? There are many reasons Americans are not admitted to Canada including reasons for medical and criminal inadmissibility. Americans generally do not require visas to enter Canada for […]

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Is The Super Visa Program For Parents And Grandparents A Success?

Last year as a part of their effort to clear a massive immigration application backlog, the Government of Canada announced they would not be accepting any new applications to sponsor parents and grandparents to Canada. Some of these permanent residency applications were taking up to eight years to be processed.  Instead, the Government of Canada […]

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Temporary Resident Permit Lawyers for Canada

When someone is denied entry to Canada from the United States, it can be extremely embarrassing and inconvenient. You may have had a vacation planned or needed to visit family in Canada, and you may have already spent a significant amount of money on your travel and plans that may not be refundable.  Many people […]

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Americans denied entry to Canada for DUI

A DUI (Driving under the influence conviction or drunk driving conviction) can cause you to be denied entry to Canada, even if you are an American citizen. If you have a criminal record for a DUI, you will simply be turned away if you try to enter Canada and you must return to the United […]

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Reapplying After A Canadian Tourist Visa is Rejected

Canadian tourist visas can be very difficult to get. If you apply for one, you could find that your application has been rejected. What can you do?  Reapplying after any Canadian visa denial is always an option. Don’t forget this, even though being denied for a Canadian visa can be very frustrating and upsetting. One […]

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American Hunger Games Actor Wes Bentley Denied Entry to Canada

According to Radar Online, Hunger Games actor Wes Bentley was denied entry to Canada because of a drug arrest in 2008. He had been expected to come to the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) to promote his new film, but the drug-related arrest resulted in his being denied entry to Canada. Canada is generally very […]

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Canada to use Biometrics in Visa Program in 2013: Big Brother is watching

According to a recent press release from Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the government will begin including biometrics in its temporary resident program sometime in 2013.  What are biometrics? Biometrics are digital fingerprints and photographs that are taken to go with a Canadian temporary resident permit, also called a visitor visa. If you are from a […]

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TRP Application Approved for 3 Years

Good Afternoon Amandine, I am taking this opportunity to express my appreciation for the wonderful job you and your law firm did for my fiancee and I just received a letter CIC documenting the approval of my Temporary Resident Permit for 3 years.  I I wanted to say thank you very much. Have a wonderful […]

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Alberta’s New Pilot Program for Foreign Workers, to Remedy Labor Shortage

Facing a severe labour shortage, Alberta has recently set up a temporary foreign worker pilot project to help employers hire highly skilled foreign workers in positions that cannot be filled by Canadians or permanent resident. Labor market objective Launched in June 2011 under the Temporary Foreign Worker Annex to the Agreement for Canada-Alberta Cooperation on […]

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Temporary Resident Permit Approved at the Border

Roxanna, Thank you very much for all your help in providing me a great package that I presented to the border agents in Vancouver B.C. in which they accepted me for a Temporary Resident Permit.  I found it particularly great that you were able to finalize the package in only two days and that you […]

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HIV Positive Immigration Canada

Can you immigrate to Canada if you are HIV-positive?

Many people are under the assumption that having a chronic illness like HIV means they cannot immigrate to Canada. But that’s not necessarily true. There are several ways someone who is HIV-positive can immigrate to Canada. 1. Immigration to Canada with HIV depends on your illness Canada’s policies on someone being inadmissible to Canada on […]

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Denied Entry to Canada

How to Get into Canada if you have a Criminal Record

If you have a criminal record, you may be denied entry into Canada at the border if you try to enter Canada. This can be a serious inconvenience and ruin any travel plans you may have had, whether you were going on vacation, visiting family or traveling for business. No matter how old or insignificant […]

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Temporary Resident Permit Canada

How to Get A Temporary Resident Permit In Canada

How to Get A Temporary Resident Permit In Canada Temporary Resident Status allows you to visit, work or study in Canada. A Temporary Resident Permit in Canada is also called a visitor’s visa, and can be applied for at the border or port of entry. But just because you can apply for a Temporary Resident […]

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How to Enter Canada With A Criminal Record

How to Enter Canada if you have a Criminal Record

Some people are denied entry to Canada because of a criminal record. In the past, people have been denied entry to Canada for criminal offenses they never thought would catch up with them – such as an arrest for marijuana possession decades ago or a DUI conviction. Rest assured, a criminal record of any kind […]

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