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My friend lied to immigration officials, they denied it but let it record in the country. He tried to re-enter but 
refused Mr Turco entry, and said "we remember when you lie to us". He now applied for the K1 visa and fears that 
the interviewer will not say you lied to try and get into US how should we beleiv you. Even if he only lied about 
why he wanted to go to US but they never got him to tell that this truth. He worried that it will make it a horrible 
interview.
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1 minute ago, DanielSimon said:

My friend lied to immigration officials, they denied it but let it record in the country. He tried to re-enter but refused Mr Turco entry, and said "we remember when you lie to us". He now applied for the K1 visa and fears that the interviewer will not say you lied to try and get into US how should we beleiv you. Even if he only lied about why he wanted to go to US but they never got him to tell that this truth. He worried that it will make it a horrible interview.

He lied to a US immigration official?


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Sounds like the interview could be interesting.


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He should be worried. What was the lie he told?

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It sounds like he was denied a tourist visa, then tried another tourist visa and was denied again due to whatever lie was told the first time?  

The whole part about "he only lied about why he wanted to go to the US"....


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14 minutes ago, USS_Voyager said:

You get all that from what he posted?

Only really the part where he spoke about lying about why he wanted to go to the US---normally a question asked either in a tourist visa interview, or at the border when requesting entry into the country with a tourist visa, and how that lie was "recorded".  And then he mentioned "tried to reenter"...which led me to think he tried for another tourist visa (since he was denied the first time).

 

A lot of my previous career was spent teaching English to ESL students...so sometimes I'm "used" to the way their sentences are constructed....

 

I've been wrong once or twice before, naturally.  Hopefully he can come back and clarify a bit more.

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Applied for Naturalization based on 5-year Residency - 96 Days To Complete Citizenship!

July 14, 2017 (Day 00) -  Submitted N400 Application, filed online

July 21, 2017 (Day 07) -  NOA Receipt received in the mail

July 22, 2017 (Day 08) - Biometrics appointment scheduled online, letter mailed out

July 25, 2017 (Day 11) - Biometrics PDF posted online

July 28, 2017 (Day 14) - Biometrics letter received in the mail, appointment for 08/08/17

Aug 08, 2017 (Day 24) - Biometrics (fingerprinting) completed

Aug 14, 2017 (Day 30) - Online EGOV status shows "Interview Scheduled, will mail appointment letter"

Aug 16, 2017 (Day 32) - Online MYUSCIS status shows "Interview Scheduled, read the letter we mailed you..."

Aug 17, 2017 (Day 33) - Interview Appointment Letter PDF posted online---GOT AN INTERVIEW DATE!!!

Aug 21, 2017 (Day 37) - Interview Appointment Letter received in the mail, appointment for 09/27/17

Sep. 27, 2017 (Day 74) - Naturalization Interview--- read my experience here

Sep. 27, 2017 (Day 74) - Online MYUSCIS status shows "Oath Ceremony Notice mailed"

Sep. 28, 2017 (Day 75) - Oath Ceremony Letter PDF posted online--Ceremony for 10/19/17

Oct. 02, 2017 (Day 79) -  Oath Ceremony Letter received in the mail

Oct. 19, 2017 (Day 96) -  Oath Ceremony-- read my experience here

 

 

 

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22 minutes ago, Going through said:

It sounds like he was denied a tourist visa, then tried another tourist visa and was denied again due to whatever lie was told the first time?  

The whole part about "he only lied about why he wanted to go to the US"....

I have to agree with your observation. So he is going to apply for another visa, this time a K-1 and all of this is on display to whomever can access his record. Good luck with that interview.


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5 hours ago, Going through said:

Only really the part where he spoke about lying about why he wanted to go to the US---normally a question asked either in a tourist visa interview, or at the border when requesting entry into the country with a tourist visa, and how that lie was "recorded".  And then he mentioned "tried to reenter"...which led me to think he tried for another tourist visa (since he was denied the first time).

 

A lot of my previous career was spent teaching English to ESL students...so sometimes I'm "used" to the way their sentences are constructed....

 

I've been wrong once or twice before, naturally.  Hopefully he can come back and clarify a bit more.

I am an ESL teacher and I have to admit I had no idea what he was talking about only that his friend lied to someone at a previous visa interview (?) and is now worried about it going against him at the K1 interview. His post is definitely word salad.  Good job on the decoding.

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