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10 years ago my mother came into america with a tourist visa.
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A friend of mine is a LPR and she wants to petition her 2 minor children to become LPR. Her children entered the US with a tourist visa. It is now expired. When their priority date becomes current, sh… read more
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I am a foreign in the USA and I just married my american boyfriend. While
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My daughter has been visiting from Brasil on a visitor visa
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Which is the cheaper way to petition the parents. a.) as tourist
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Im the mexican unmarried daughter over 21 years old of a Permanent
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I have H1B visa from 2004 to present. I met a US citizen widow
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Hello, I am looking for advice for a immigration case.
Hello, I am looking for advice for a immigration case. My mother has been in the US since 1983 and she filed a petition in 1996 but its been taking a long time to get a response back. So once I turned… read more
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Im filling out form I-130, and in Part C, question #14, it
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US citizen. I want to petition for my mother and brother.
US citizen. I want to petition for my mother and brother. Brother is 21 and is not in the US. Mother entered the US legally but overstayed her visa period. I understand I need to fill forms I-130 and … read more
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Im soon to be engaged to an Illegal Alien. He came here almost
I'm soon to be engaged to an Illegal Alien. He came here almost 7 years ago, and his visa has expired after he was here for about 6 months. We want to get married. We have no children. If we get marri… read more
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