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I'm an F-1 visa holder. I've been living in the US 3 years.
Hi. I'm an F-1 visa holder. I've been living in the US for about 3 years. I've been attending college for a year. But I want to be a musician. is there anyway to change my status to a visa for perform… read more
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I married a Vietnamese in Vietnam. I am a United States
I married a Vietnamese in Vietnam. I am a United States Citizen. Is the marriage recognized as legal in Idaho? To my knowledge, I've never filled out any papers with the United States.… read more
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I am marrying my fiance who is a citizen. But I am not a
Hi, I am marrying my fiance who is a citizen. But I am not a citizen and out of the states. I currently live in my home country. The question is, If I get married, do I have to stay in the US until I … read more
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I was permanent resident since 09/20/2012 (based on
hello i was permanent resident since 09/20/2012 (based on marriage) i stayed in my in my in laws house for the first 10 days then i rented a house, i state 18 months without leaving the us, my father … read more
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There, Pls kindly help our situation. I - Vietnamese and my husband - US citizen, hav
Hi there, Pls kindly help our situation. I - Vietnamese and my husband - US citizen, have married for 6 years in Vietnam and certified in Vietnam. We have a 5 years old daughter who is US citizen and … read more
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This is about a H1B extension beyond 6 years period. I went
This is about a H1B extension beyond 6 years period. I went back to India with just 8 months left for my 6 years to complete. I spent 2 years in India before another opportunity came my way. I was hir… read more
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Hello, I have received different replies and suggestions
Hello, I have received different replies and suggestions to my question and would love to get another view on this if possible: The situation: I am a professional athlete and have been traveling a lot… read more
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Immigration law please! my dad is a USA/VIETNAM citizen. he
Immigration law please! my dad is a USA/VIETNAM citizen. he sponsored for my sister to immigrate to usa 7-8 years ago. His application had been approved 2-3 years ago . Now we are waiting for US consu… read more
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hi the visit visa is approved for 30 days will this cause
hi the visit visa is approved for 30 days will this cause a problem in the i 130 as husband and wife as over stay? how about the fact that they knew each other prior to her visit? will this trigger su… read more
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I am 60yr old us veterian and have a 60yrold vietnam lady i
I am 60yr old us veterian and have a 60yrold vietnam lady i want to marry and get her into the us, is ti better to marry in vietnam first then apply for visa or apply befor marage? i am going to vietn… read more
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my boyfriend got arrest from ICE 2 months ago..he came in the
my boyfriend got arrest from ICE 2 months ago..he came in the USA 3 years ago by B2 visa..can you tell me it's possible to find anyway to help him stay in the USA as a legal.... myself i have a green … read more
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My boyfriend has been deported as a result of overstaying his
My boyfriend has been deported as a result of overstaying his K1 Visa from 1997. He spent some time in a NJ detention center in 2007 while he attempted to obtain a stay of deportation. His stay of dep… read more
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we are retired canadian and we would like to know if it is
we are retired canadian and we would like to know if it is possible to live more than 6 months a year in the United States without asking for a green card. We owe 2 houses in Florida. Our phone in Flo… read more
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Hello, I am from Europe and under visa waive went to US and
Hello, I am from Europe and under visa waive went to US and during my visa waive I tried to change my status to R1 visa through an attorney, so he filled a petition for me to change my visa to R1 duri… read more
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I was deported from the United States six years ago, and was
I was deported from the United States six years ago, and was told not to apply for another visa for five years. If I get married to an american citizen will I be allowed to enter the country again.… read more
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Last year N came here from Vietnam on a tourist visa ...
Last year N came here from Vietnam on a tourist visa and was accepted at a college so a 539 was filed to change status. When it was not approved in the time she was to leave, she went back to Vietnam … read more
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I know a woman from Vietnam that is here on a visitor ...
I know a woman from Vietnam that is here on a visitor VISA,she was here back in January on a K-1 VISA but decided not to marry that man,she wants to marry me,she has about 4 months left on her visitor… read more
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I am a vietnamese and I came to US on tourist visa. My ...
I am a vietnamese and I came to US on tourist visa. My visa will expire in 6 months. My baby is 20 months and american. She was born in U.S. During my stay, my japanese husband who is working in China… read more
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