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Yes, you can file a PERM application for him and an I-140
There are special rules if you are sponsoring an immediate relative and you will have to recruit the position through the US Department of Labor local State Work Agency and they will attempt to find a US worker and if they cannot then the labor certification will be approved.
The reason they will make you go through this process is because they will presume you are not really opening the job up to US workers if you are petitioning a relative.
The application asks the question if this is an immediate relative who is the proposed employee and you have to be truthful.
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