Immigration Issues/domestic violence and citizenship
Someone was charged with domestic violence, but plea bargained under the condition that he would serve 12 months of probation at which time the case would be dismissed with no public record. Can he be denied citizenship based entirely on this issue? Could he bee deported?
As long as the person was convicted under doemstic violence, there is no such thing a "dismissal" under immigration law...although local law can dismiss, it is still a conviction under Immigration law. And Yes the person will be denied citizenship and could possibly lose their permanent residency.