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I am a U.K. Citizen. My son is a US citizen. He submitted my

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I am a U.K. Citizen. My son is a US citizen. He submitted my I 130 in May 2017. I have a valid/current B1/B2 visa. Can I visit the US for a few weeks whilst my I 130 is in progress?
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Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 4 months ago

Legally, the B1/B2 visa is valid now for you and you are allowed to visit. However, in practice there is a high chance that you will not be allowed into the US since you have the I-130 pending. The I-130 is proof that you wish to live in the US and they will be afraid that you are planning to come to the US to just stay here and not return. It's possible you could be allowed in anyway, but it will be up to the officer at the airport.

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