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Hello, Originally, I entered US on 25th January 2012 on
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Im an F1 student in California now and my girlfriend is an
I'm an F1 student in California now and my girlfriend is an F1 student in missouri. We just got married so I would like to move and live with her. Is that possible to apply for the change of my status… read more
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Dear Attorney, My Sister and her spouse ( My brother in
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hi I applied for my I539 and got only one month to stay Can
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My wife and I are living in PA. Currently I am in F-1/OPT status and my wife is in F-2 sta
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