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Hi, my name is ***** ***** and I have married back in October, 2013 abroad in Accra, Ghana. I've tried to simply obtain an annulment and I had an American lawyer starting the process. However, after a period of 3 months, he called me stating the divorce procedures have been changed back in Ghana, and I needed an additional lawyer from Accra. I withdraw the case and stopped any divorce procedures. Now I have met someone here who I want to marry but I am afraid I might not be able due to this issue abroad.

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OK, so nobody is immigrating to the US, correct?

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