Your youthful indiscretions will keep you out of Canada this year
If you have ever had a minor scrape with the law, you may be one of the Persons who are inadmissible to Canada!
You will be turned back at the border for offenses like 45 year old DUI convictions, childhood shoplifting arrests, and other minor offenses.
The sobering lesson is that if you must travel to Canada, you must apply for "a Minister’s Approval of Rehabilitation" to wipe the record clear, and the process is not swift or even possible in some cases.
Tourists are being turned back at the border and there is no appeal. If you have the slightest spot on your past record, think what will happen when you and your family arrive in Canadian Customs and you cannot enter Canada with them.
This has turned out to be a vacation buster for a surprising number of stunned American tourists. It can be a career shattering event for a businessman.
If you or any of your friends are planning a Canadian trip this year, they need to read these articles and contact the Canadian Consulate websites: