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Is it safe to travel with an advance parole. Paperwork has
Yes. Paperwork has been filed. Family sponsored green card for my mum. She has just received her advance parole and it is valid for one year. She came to the country in a tourist visa last October, and was given 6 months on her passport stamp. We decided to file for adjustment of status, and her paperwork was received in March 7. She is still the country and would like to live with her advanced parole on september 1. Here are my concerns : 1 - Has she overstayed, even if she has a paperwork pending? 2- if she lives the country will it trigger in ban? 3- does she still needs the visa to come back in? 3- What questions could she face when she comes back in? … read more
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My question is a bit complex. I will try to be brief. Myself
My question is a bit complex. I will try to be brief. Myself and my daughter are British passport holders. My Son was born in the US and holds a US passport. My wife has a British passport now. My wif… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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My Fiance overstayed her US travel visa by 4 years. She departed
My Fiance overstayed her US travel visa by 4 years. She departed voluntarily in December 2004, and tried to return to visit her brother in March 2005. At that point she was refused entry due to her pr… read more
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(I sent this question to Mr. Esquire but it was was answered
(I sent this question to Mr. Esquire but it was was answered by Mr. Senmartin. The reply did not answer my question and my response below could not be sent as a follow-up. So I am sending it as a new … read more
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Good evening. I overstayed my welcome in the USA in 2000 by
Good evening. I overstayed my welcome in the USA in 2000 by 12 months and my Visa was cancelled. I would dearly love to return to Denver to visit old friends but am wondering if my past stupidity and … read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
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My friend was supposed to leave the U.S. today, 6/18. She
My friend was supposed to leave the U.S. today, 6/18. She could not get a flight out and starting tomorrow will be out of status (overstay). If she returns to her home country next week, will she be b… read more
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Hello, Im a American citizen and I am petitioning for my
Hello, I'm a American citizen and I am petitioning for my parents to get green card based on the Alien Relative status. I already started the process. I filled the I-130 documents and the Affidavit of… read more
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I have a friend that has an expired USA Visa and I am interested
I have a friend that has an expired USA Visa and I am interested in options of renewing her visa or having her obtain a green card. I am a US citizen and plan on marrying her. What are her options?… read more
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Wilton A. Person
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My niece (father is US citizen) who has both a US and British
My niece (father is US citizen) who has both a US and British passport came into the US with her British mother both on a Visa Waiver Aug 3 2011 (exit date Nov 1). On Oct 28 2011 her mother remarried … read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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A French citizen entered the us on tourist visa in 1997. She
A French citizen entered the us on tourist visa in 1997. She has never left the country since 1997. She has committed no crimes, has never been arrested, and has been of great character. She has suppo… read more
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My Czech wife became an American Citizen last year. Her son
My Czech wife became an American Citizen last year. Her son has been in America for 11 years illegally (but not on our side of the continent). Can we start an I-130 for him, or is the fact that he ove… read more
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I previously asked a question of Mr G Senmartin. I have a very
I previously asked a question of Mr G Senmartin. I have a very loving relationship with a UK Citizen, orginally from Colombia, who I lost touch with when she went to the US seven years ago. We have no… read more
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My wife is a permanent resident alien. She needs to travel
My wife is a permanent resident alien. She needs to travel to here home country of Colombia to see her sick mother. Her Colombian passport is expired. What travel documents will she need to leave the … read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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Hi, Im a British citizen and unfortunately overstayed in the
Hi, I'm a British citizen and unfortunately overstayed in the US in 2007 due to illness and have since been debarred from re-entering. According to your US Immigation laws, how long is this ban meant … read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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I already asked a question about my boyfriend getting arrested
I already asked a question about my boyfriend getting arrested for drug possesion of marijuana and cociane...he had a visa that expired and a passport in october 2008 we went to the italian consolate … read more
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I am a green card holder and I am planning to marry a lady
I am a green card holder and I am planning to marry a lady who is in the process of getting a divorce. The issue is that, she is on an EAD ie. her husband has filed for adjustment of status. I have th… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
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My boyfriend is South African, but has dual citizenship in
My boyfriend is South African, but has dual citizenship in the UK (England). He is currently living in England and would like to visit me over the holidays in the States. In the past, he came over to … read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
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Hi Mr. Senmartin.I got my green card three years ago ...
Hi Mr. Senmartin. I got my green card three years ago through my Asyluum. I want to meet with my relatives in Venezuela for two weeks, I am from Colombia. This is my question: -Do I use my Colombian p… read more
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