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Good moral character and N400

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Hello everyone

I have a question regarding the Good Moral Character requirement. I have had my Green Card for about 7 years. I will be applying for Citizenship in about 1 year. Back in 2013, I moved from CT to VA. I lived in VA for probably 2 years. In that time, I kept my CT license and CT car registration (my family was still in CT, so I didn't think much of it). Looking back, this was wrong, and against the law. I moved to Florida this year, and learned from my past mistake. I turned in my CT license and CT plates. I now have a FL license, FL car registration, and everything else FL.

During the naturalization process, I assume they will pull all old DMV records, and when they look at my address history on the N400, they will notice I lived in VA while having a CT license for 2 years.

Could this possibly lead me to not meet the threshold for the good moral character requirement?

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I would be very surprised if this was an issue.


“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.”

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I would be very surprised if this was an issue.

Thanks for your response. My concern was that in those 2 years, I had to renew my car registration and such, which required me to essentially say that I was still living in CT (at my families address). My original plan was to move back to CT, which is why I wanted to avoid the hassle of changing my license, registration etc..

Why?

Well, I feel what I did is somewhat deceptive. I had a CT registration/license as if I was living there (using my families address), when I was really living in VA.

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You are worried for nothing. There are more things to be worried about. Good luck.


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12/06/2014: Package filed

12/31/2014: Fingerprinted

02/06/2015: In-Line for Interview

04/15/2015: Passed Interview

05/05/2015: Oath letter was sent

05/22/2015: Oath Ceremony

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No worries that is an issue that many in the US have. It happens all the time.


 

 

Service Center : California Service Center on 2014-03-17Consulate : London, United KingdomI-129F Sent : 2014-03-10I-129F NOA1 : 2014-03-14I-129F NOA2 : 2014-04-07NVC Received :4/21/2014NVC Left :4/23/2014Consulate Received :2014-04-29Packet 3 Received :2014-05-01Packet 3 Sent :2014-05-01Medical Complete: 2014-05-07Packet 4 Received :2014-5-31Interview Date :2014-06-06Visa Issued: 2014-06-10Visa Package Received: 2014-06-13Arrival at POE Seattle: 2014-6-13

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NOA date 8/13/2014
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INTERVIEW DATE!!!! 10/31/2014
Approval e-mail 10/31/2014
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Employment Authorization Document
CIS Office : Chicago National Office
Filing Method : Mail
Filing Instance : First
Date Filed : 2014-08-04
NOA Date : 2014-08-13
RFE(s) :
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Approved Date : 2014-09-25
Date Card Received : 2014-10-03

ADVANCED Parole
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Filing Method : Mail
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Date Filed : 2014-08-04
NOA Date : 2014-08-13
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