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Greetings, I am 21 and 6 months old and my stepmother filled
greetings, I am 21 and 6 months old and my stepmother filled for I130 alien relative petition. Also in October 2002 i HAVE had an appvoed petition, but i was too young to proceed further. The question… read more
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Im a US citizen. I sponsored my sister and her family from
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my stepdaughter is trying to come to America from China. We
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i filed i130 for my wife and just i want to know how long it will take the proccess thank you… read more
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Hi. I am 29 years old, turning 30 on February next year. My
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My Mother filed jointly for the I130 and 245 (i) and got approved, the case number XXXXX XXXXX we are in post-activity. How long exactly is it going to take to actually have either a work permit or ou… read more
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I came to the states some years ago, on a H1B that it is now renewed each Dec, I have a DUI conviction back in 99, I have not been back to England for 7yrs, principally because I have to arrange an in… read more
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iwas try to bring my son here with me ,since 2004, but untel
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i apply i 130 for my daughter who is in india i am green card
i apply i 130 for my daughter who is in india i am green card holder i came feb 2006 in us and i submit i 130 june 2006 my que is my daughter was 18 th the time i apply for her, now she is 21 year old… read more
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i petitioned my brother and his family in 2003/2004. his
i petitioned my brother and his family in 2003/2004. his children were 13 and 11 at the time I received the receipt. Someone told me that there is something called "child status protection act" that e… read more
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i have a I130 petition from my father , i was filled on 1995
i have a I130 petition from my father , i was filled on 1995 , at that time i was 18 years old, is there any updated law that i can be elegible to aply for green card?? i know the priority date is on … read more
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