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dukebluefelon
10/21/2013 21:35 EST

Anybody know the chances of getting asylum granted in Sweden as an American? I would like to apply using some sort of discriminatory basis due to my status as a convicted felon in the US and not being able to get a job etc. I just want a second chance and America is not much of a place of first chances anymore let alone second chances.

kwelbi
3/2/2014 11:00 EST

Not gonna happen.Even S.American banana republics require a criminal background check for a residency visa.

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