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Hello! i am planing on moving to Costa Rica with my Girlfriend,
Hello! i am planing on moving to Costa Rica with my Girlfriend, shes has her green card, shes is cuban and has 2.5 years living in USA, can i take her to live with me in Costa Rica and can she come ba… read more
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I am a US citizen my husband is illegal we have been married
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Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, I am the unmarried son of an
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