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Judith My stepson gained his card after I got married to his
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FOR GUILLERMOIf asylum applicant who now has a green card has the date “resident since 03/11/2013”, does that mean she is eligible to apply for citizenship now?Her daughter who is under the age of 18 … read more
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I will get the Canadian immigration visa during the next six months. My question is will this effect my US citizenship process ? I am planning to stay 90 days in the US before applying and wait for bi… read more
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The facts:* I moved the US in 2008 for studies and then
The facts:* I moved the US in 2008 for studies and then work.* I became a green card holder in May 2013.* I left the US in August 2015 to move to Singapore (because my wife didn't get selected in the … read more
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FOR GUILLERMO I am a south african citizen with greencard
FOR GUILLERMO I am a south african citizen with greencard living in California and part time in South Africa. I am due for citizenship application in May 2018. I am currently pregnant and need to deci… read more
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I was naturalized on 5/2009, and my son was 15 back then. So
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Hi, I have a question regarding eligibility for US citizenship. Our situation: * My wife and I arrived in the US for the first time in July 2000, under an L1/L2 visa * We have been self-sponsored gree… read more
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Supposing I have a 10 year card,gained thru marriage with a
Supposing I have a 10 year green card,gained thru marriage with a US Citizen.But Im divorced now.I can apply for Citizenship 5 years (more exactly 4 years and 9 months) from the time I first obtained … read more
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I am a permanent resident and received my green card in August
I am a permanent resident and received my green card in August 2008. I would now like to apply for citizenship through naturalization (since more than 5 years have elapsed) and am now filling out the … read more
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Hi, My wife and I are trying to determine when we can file
Hi, My wife and I are trying to determine when we can file form N-400 so she may become a US Citizen. We are not sure at what point she became a LPR (Legal Permanent Resident). The USCIS Policy Manual… read more
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I am a permanent resident and have been a permanent resident
I am a permanent resident and have been a permanent resident for over 8 years. I am married to the same person, and my spouse is a US citizen by birth. Never really thought about applying for citizens… read more
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I am a Canadian, married to a n American. I am 66 and retired.
I am a Canadian, married to a n American. I am 66 and retired. I receive Social Security and medicare. We own a second home in Florida. I wish to become a US citizen and maintain dual citizenship. I r… read more
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If I return to Canada again and became a Canadian resident again, I will need to give up my US permanent resident card ( it is good for 1 yr after I leave I hear?). Will I have a difficult time vacati… read more
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hello i was brought to this country by my mother in 1979 .
hello i was brought to this country by my mother in 1979 . i had a green card when i got here .i was 9 and now im 40 my question is . my mother and father were murdered in 1985 when i was 15 and i bec… read more
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My parents were rejected visa 2 times in 2 years in Bucharest
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Iam a german citizen with a us green card consider going back
Iam a german citizen with a us green card consider going back to germany to retire, many relatives, what are the options, can i re enter the usa under the vis waver programm to visit my relatives, son… read more
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I applied for N-600 Certificate of Citizenship with the USCIS in 2008. Prior to my 18th birthday in 6/19/1999, the following qualifying events occurred: (1) My mother obtained her Certificate of Natur… read more
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