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traveling to us with criminal record

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1. Posted by curleyqueen (Budding Member, 4 posts) 9 Mar '13 13:01

i was refused esta because i ticked yes to criminal record went down the route of getting visa filled out all forms sent in police check paid for interview but then relised i wouldnt get visa back in time even if aproved so didnt turn up for interview was on esta sight last night tried to retrive my first esta and it said no record so reapplied for esta ticking no for criminal record and was aproved but what happens if i travel will all the imformation i gave them be at us border even thou i didnt turn up for interview but did send them all the imformation please advise

2. Posted by CheersT (Travel Guru, 1539 posts) 9 Mar '13 17:13

No one can answer that question. There is no way to know whether the initial application was saved or whether it has disappeared into cyberspace. You are 100% rolling the dice as to what is/isn't on the US CBP's computer when you enter.

Good luck.

Cheers,
Terry