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My fiance was issued a B1/B2 visa in Israel on 01/05/2005
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I have an student living in my house. She came last summer
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i have custody of my 15 year old niece who doesnt live in the
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I am a US citizen and living in Washington state. I have an
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hello I am a American citizen. my niece has been here one
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My wifes niece is 16 year Thai citizen that we....
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I am a chinese national and will become a citizen of US on
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How can a 15 year old student from Poland who attends a Los
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My nice is visiting from Italy and she is studying English
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My cousin has attended a public high school 2 years now.
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Is it true that a student who has spent a year in public high
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My wife has got an unused H1 I-797 which was valid until 01/06/2011
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Hello my Niece from VietNam is attending a High-School (grade
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Hi I have a question. We have a exchange student right now
Hi I have a question. We have a exchange student right now with us. She is only allowed to stay with us one year. She has expressed interest in coming back next year. She would like to learn more abou… read more
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My girlfriend was on OPT visa after she has graduated the university.
My girlfriend was on OPT visa after she has graduated the university. Then she was applying for H1B working visa and was hopping she will be approved before her OPT ends in 2/19/10. Since there was no… read more
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Greetings, My wife and I are currently hosting an Foreign
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