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Ive applied for work permit under the 245i in 2001 under my
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I applied for my sister and brother, sent a check and bounced.
I applied for my sister and brother, sent a check and bounced. I sent a new check, and recieved a receipt. Did my application was valid or is invalid and I was never notified?… read more
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Hi, Im in very fustrating situation my father married back
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I citizen and aplied for my brother 1-130 or 245i, i did in
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Hello, In June 2006, my mom who is a resident applied for
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I am from Costa Rica, my sister filed a pettition on my behaf
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This is my case. i was brought from mexico when i was 3 months
This is my case. i was brought from mexico when i was 3 months old. During this time my mother's brother that is a US Citizen petition her on the I-130. she file the application on march 2001. i was s… read more
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How can my friend get a greencard if he overstayed and then
How can my friend get a greencard if he overstayed and then was arrested for selling hats on the street without a permit and then his sister bailed him out of jail and they wanted to deport him? Can s… read more
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Hello, my name is XXXXX XXXXX in 2001 i applied for the 245i
Hello, my name is XXXXX XXXXX in 2001 i applied for the 245i i have been married for 18 years and my wife was on the application she recently had a appointment with immigration concernng her green car… read more
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