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Of my friend a mexican guy entered with his parents without
For Guillermo One of my friend a mexican guy entered with his parents without inspection in USA on 01/01/1998 as the age of 10 years. His father's sister was a U.S Citizen and she filed I-130 petition… read more
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J. Senmartin ONLY!!!!!!!! Is this Priority date ready of
FOR Guillermo J. Senmartin ONLY!!!!!!!! Is this Priority date ready for Adjustment of Status with the I-485 here in the USA? Perm Res Mother applied for Daughter over the age of 21 APPROVED April 27 1… read more
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Patricia (dob: 02/13/1978)was born in Mexico and has been in
Patricia (dob: 02/13/1978)was born in Mexico and has been in the U.S. since the age of 17 years old. In 1995, Patricia's biological father (a Permanent Resident at the time) decided to petition his fa… read more
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My friend Ana petitioned her brother to become a LPR. Since
My friend Ana petitioned her brother to become a LPR. Since he entered the US with a tourist visa, he was able to adjust status in the US. At that time, he had a daughter that was under 21. She was in… read more
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My husband entered the US before 1996, his father filed I130
My husband entered the US before 1996, his father filed I130 and was approved and ever since has been granted a work visa, we married in 2012 and would like to adjust his status to permanent resident,… read more
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My I140 was approved and later denied and hence I-485 denied.
My I140 was approved and later denied and hence I-485 denied. I-140 appealed at AAO. But I have approved I-130 petition (PD 0ct 2004 currently processing cut off date May 2004). My questions are: Firs… read more
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Dear Sir/madam, My sister who is a US Citizen, filed a petition
Dear Sir/madam, My sister who is a US Citizen, filed a petition for me , priority date being May 7 2001. I received a letter from dept of state advising me that i could adjust my status here if my pri… read more
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i received an approved petition for my daughter 39 yrs old
i received an approved petition for my daughter 39 yrs old she is here in US since 1984 thru Canada no inspection.Approved petition is based on I-485.filed April2001.Then I was permanent resident and … read more
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I would like to know if the grandfather clause can help me
I would like to know if the grandfather clause can help me to adjust status as permanent resident here in the usa. I came to this country in Dec 1996 but before that I was in Guatemala. My aunt who wa… read more
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My Mother filed jointly for the I130 and 245 (i) and got approved,
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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When filling out an I130 form, is the filing date the day you
When filling out an I130 form, is the filing date the day you sign the form or the day the form is actually received as stated on an I-797, Notice of Action form?… read more
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individual entered in 1993 was detained and paroled by INS-1996
individual entered in 1993 was detained and paroled by INS-1996 LPR father filed a petition- theperson who helped withthe application erronously entered that the beneficiary will be applying for a vis… read more
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HI I FILED I130 BACK IN APRIL 26, 2001 THROUGH MY SISTER, I
HI I FILED I130 BACK IN APRIL 26, 2001 THROUGH MY SISTER, I RECEIVED PETITION APPROVAL IN 2005 BUT IT SAID THAT I WASN'T ELIGIBLE TO FILE AN ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS AT THAT TIME...HOW WOULD I KNOW IF I A… read more
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My wife Status assaylem Applied in 1997 denied deportation
My wife Status: assaylem Applied in 1997 denied deportation order with volentry departure issued Mar 1999 apealed to BA summerly denied appeal. didn't departed till now 10 years after failure to depar… read more
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We have some questions on handling our sons immigration status.
We have some questions on handling our son's immigration status. Being over 21 he was not eligible for derivative Permanent Residence, so I submitted Petition, which was approved last year. He has bee… read more
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I am trying to obtain a copy of I-130 from 2001. Is there any
I am trying to obtain a copy of I-130 from 2001. Is there any way to obtain it besides filling out a G-639? I did this 1 month ago and it is holding up the whole process. She has had both of her Biome… read more
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hi, Idid filed for a I245,( april 28 2001 ) it was aproved,
hi, Idid filed for a I245,( april 28 2001 ) it was aproved, then I filed for a i130 then a few years later I got divorced shortly there after my wife revoked the i130, I have 4 children that are ameri… read more
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I married my wife back in 1997. she has an approved case I130
I married my wife back in 1997. she has an approved case I130 petition for relative throuhg her sister. Her priority date is April 1997. We are from Mexico. How much longer does she need to wait to be… read more
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