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what is the best way for my friend to get green card and working
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My boyfriend came to the us from Mexico on a visitors visa.
My boyfriend came to the us from Mexico on a visitors visa. He has been here for 14 years now. if he goes back to mexico in November will he be able to get another visa and return to the us? Also sinc… read more
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I , an Indian Citizen , have US Green Card from last 1 year
I , an Indian Citizen , have US Green Card from last 1 year . Please let me know how many visits or days (together and in parts) can i go to India so as to maintain my GC as well not to have any probl… read more
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I have J-1 in my passport, but it was only for 3 month, and
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My Wife will be up for removal of conditions in January. We
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I first arrived to US on B1/B2 Visa in 2003 and ever since
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Dear sir / madam,My question is about claiming American
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hi i have a question i have a permanent residence on the us
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Hello, My question is it better for an illegal immigrant to
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my girlfriend is here in the United states on a b2 vistor visa.
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I am a non-us resident currently residing in the u.s.. I am
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