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Hello. I came to the US on K-1 visa in august 2009 and have

been married to a US...
Hello. I came to the US on K-1 visa in august 2009 and have been married to a US citizen since september 2009. Our marriage took place in the US. We are still married but my concern is that it is not working out...I have to file I-751 here soon to remove my conditions. Will they not approve my petition to remove conditions and deport me if we file for divorce prior or after i file I-751 form? Thank you.
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Thank you for allowing me to assist you. If there is a delay in my reply, I am helping others but WILL reply to you asap. Thanks for your patience....You can simply file an I-751 waiver. This will allow you to remove the conditions on your own without him but you need to be divorced to file it. All you need to do is show it was a true marriage and it ended in divorce. It is unlikely you would face deportation because you divorce. Here is a link to an outline of the I-751 waiver to help you understand it better:

http://www.nwirp.org/Documents/FillingAnI-751Waiver.pdf

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