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Can a step father (USC) petition his step daughter, she is
Can a step father (USC) petition his step daughter, she is 20 years old and he got married to her mother when she was 19 years. Can he petition her?… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO: LPR married his Jamaican national wife, Jean,
FOR GUILLERMO: LPR Henry married his Jamaican national wife, Jean, 5 years ago. At the time he married Jean, Jean's daughter, Amanda, was 12 years old. Jean and Amanda entered the U.S. with B-2 in Jan… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO: Michael entered the U.S. lawfully as a
FOR GUILLERMO: Michael entered the U.S. lawfully as a visitor from Haiti with passport and visa in 2002. He was 10 years old at the time. Notably, Michael lives with his mother who sees to his needs b… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO: Rose filed an I-130 for her 21 year-old
FOR GUILLERMO: Rose filed an I-130 for her 21 year-old unmarried son when she was an LPR in 2014. At the time her son was lawfully here on TPS for Haitian relief because of the devastating 2010 earthq… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO: I forgot to write "FOR GUILLERMO" and my
FOR GUILLERMO: I forgot to write "FOR GUILLERMO" and my questio was routed to another lawyer. Here's the question: A 20 year-old USC goes to Pakistan and marries her husband there. The relationship is… read more
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Given our status, parents (foreign nationals) with 2
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FOR GUILLERMO: This is a case where a 24 year-old national
FOR GUILLERMO: This is a case where a 24 year-old Peruvian national entered in 2007 with passport and I-94; her mother became a USC on 12/10/2015; the applicant is now 35 years old and is eligible for… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO: USC files I-130 for his EWI Georgian wife who
FOR GUILLERMO: USC Robert files I-130 for his EWI Georgian wife who lives here in the USA, and his wife's 17 year-old son who lives in Georgia. Both I-130's are approved, and Robert files an I-601A fo… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO: Now that I-601A has been expanded to include
FOR GUILLERMO: Now that I-601A has been expanded to include LPR spouses, can a husband who entered EWI have his USC 21-year-old daughter file the I-130 to give him immediate relative status and an ava… read more
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My friend Juana entered the US without inspection in 1990.
My friend Juana entered the US without inspection in 1990. She has a 21 year old US born daughter named Marisol that would like to petition her to become a LPR. Since Juana entered without inspection … read more
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and, an unmarried couple and Guyanese nationals, EWI in
Joe and Jane, an unmarried couple and Guyanese nationals, EWI in 1997 through Canada. They send for their 2-year old Guyanese daughter, left behind, 10 months later. While the family remains in the U.… read more
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THIS QUESTION IS SENMARTIN: USC Mother wants to petition
THIS QUESTION IS FOR GUILLERMO SENMARTIN: USC Mother wants to petition for her daughter, over 21 years (28 yrs. old) who came to the U.S., lawfully with B-2 and passport, in 2007 from Trinidad. May th… read more
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My friend Teresa entered the US in October of 2001 with a
My friend Teresa entered the US in October of 2001 with a visa V2. She qualified for a visa V2 because her father petitioned her in 1995. At that time, her father was a LPR and she was a minor. He bec… read more
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FACTS:THE DERIVATIVE BENEFICIARY SON, ALI, AN INDO-GUYANESE
FACTS: THE DERIVATIVE BENEFICIARY SON, ALI, AN INDO-GUYANESE NATIONAL, AGED OUT WHEN HE BECAME 21, DURING PENDENCY OF AN I-130 FILED FOR HIS MOTHER BY HIS MOTHER'S SISTER; ALI'S MOTHER, AND HIS “UNDER… read more
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My USC husband is currently filing an I-130 petition for me.
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my mom petitioned me while she was a still a permanent resident
my mom petitioned me while she was a still a permanent resident and at that time I was still below 21 years old. Last year she was naturalized and became U.S citizen. Now that my petition is already a… read more
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I have an approved petition by my sister in May 1982 ...
I have an approved petition by my sister in May 1982 and I adjusted my status in the US together with my 2 daughters and we got our greencards in 2005. I have a daughter who is in the US right now but… read more
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