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News eSports competitor granted pro-athlete visa

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Gareth Halfacree, 12 Aug 2013.

  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Actually, they *are* claiming to be athletes: the P-1A visa is granted to athletes, the P-1B visa to entertainers; same statute, different sections. As the players in question entered under P-1A, that means the US authorities consider them athletes, not entertainers.
     

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