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Jan 2012 i was deported from the states for overstaying my
jan 2012 i was deported from the states for overstaying my visa waiver (i'm british) because of the removal order ina 212 (a) and excess stay ina 212 (b) i have a 10 year ban. i'd like to return to the states as soon as possible...i have explore various routes..but don't know what to do. … read more
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My wife was given voluntary departure and a ten year ban
My wife was given voluntary departure and a ten year ban from the USA for overstaying. I understand from previous legal advice that voluntary departure isn't deportation, exclusion or removal, but bec… read more
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my son in law was deported in 2010,he tried coming back and
my son in law was deported in 2010,he tried coming back and got deported again when he come from the boarder, my daughter is an American citerzen with two children age 1 and 2 and they are also Americ… read more
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I am a Canadian citizen who has overstayed my TN status in
I am a Canadian citizen who has overstayed my TN status in the US 180 days as of today. If I go back to Canada tomorrow (I have ticket) would I be banned from visiting the US for 3 years?… read more
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Hi there, I was excluded from re-entering the US under 214
Hi there, I was excluded from re-entering the US under 214 (A) (1) (A) An order of deportation was issued but left on my own within time frame allowed by visa. Was French Citizen then ..now Canadian. … read more
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IF SOMEONE HAS BEEN DEPORTED(10YR AGO). AND HAS CHILDREN THAT
IF SOMEONE HAS BEEN DEPORTED(10YR AGO). AND HAS CHILDREN THAT ARE BORN HERE (AGES 19 &21) , WHAT CHANCE FOR THEM TO RETURN… read more
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Ok so they denied us entry into the US and hopefully in 2013
Ok so they denied us entry into the US and hopefully in 2013 (when the 10-year ban is up) we can apply again. In the meantime, can we use the DS 160 to get a visitor visa or will that also be denied b… read more
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I would like to ask another question of Mr Senmartin. I think
I would like to ask another question of Mr Senmartin. I think I am still in credit on the one month for $30. Previous e-mails to Mr Senmartin refer and the situation is that my Colombian partner (who … read more
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I have just returned from the usa after being detained and
I have just returned from the usa after being detained and deported at broward transitional centre in florida for overstaying a visawaiver.I do not have a criminal record in either america or england … read more
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Im a Danish Resident who entered the US about 5 years ago
I'm a Danish Resident who entered the US about 5 years ago on F-1 visa and have been out of status since April 2007. I'm leaving the states pretty soon for denmark to work towards getting my citizensh… read more
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I am a US citizen, my wife is a British citizen; she was lawfully
I am a US citizen, my wife is a British citizen; she was lawfully present in the US with an R1 visa until may 31 08. USCIS received my i130 application jan 11 09. Before the immigration process was co… read more
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These are follow-up questions to the questions I asked you
These are follow-up questions to the questions I asked you earlier. Would it be less difficult to get my felony conviction reduced to a misdemeanor than to get it vacated? And if I my conviction is va… read more
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Australian Passport Entered Guam 1st time July 16 2003 - visitor
Australian Passport Entered Guam 1st time July 16 2003 - visitor visa on arrival - Departed on 1 Aug 2003. 2nd entry Guam on Sep 15 2003 - visitor visa on arrival - 3rd entry Guam Jan 9 2004 - Denied … read more
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By mistake crossed into canada border leaving US border. while
By mistake crossed into canada border leaving US border. while re-entering US border was caught and bonded out. what would be the course of action if ordered for removal or deportation upon hearing. w… read more
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Hello, A friend of mine has overstayed on a religious worke
Hello, A friend of mine has overstayed on a religious worker visa - (R1). He was supposed to leave in Jan of 2004. He was in deportation proceedings, but was granted withholding of deportation. Now, h… read more
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Hello, I am from Europe and under visa waive went to US and
Hello, I am from Europe and under visa waive went to US and during my visa waive I tried to change my status to R1 visa through an attorney, so he filled a petition for me to change my visa to R1 duri… read more
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Hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX i woul like to visit the USA, however
Hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX i woul like to visit the USA, however i was previously an overstay on my I-94. I did get married to an american but it ended before i had applied for papers. I left then trie… read more
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i am a US and british dual citizen, i lived in the usa with
i am a US and british dual citizen, i lived in the usa with my husband for 9 months and we were in the process of applying for residency for my husband but did not file the papers in time, before his … read more
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