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Our family have already gotten our GC conditions removed, our biometrics taken, now waiting to receive our permanent green card. (I m holding a temporary PR stamp on my passport thats good for a year). I am now abroad, having applied for a reentry permit (biometrics already taken) this May, but am still waiting to receive the actual travel document. However, my mom (the main green card applicant of the family) didn't apply for one, so after staying abroad for 5 months she was recently threatened by the US customs to have her green card confisticated if she were to go without a reentry permit again on her next reentry. She is now in the US but can't stay for too long. Question: can she mail out an application for a reentry permit now and come back again for the biometrics? And worse case scenario, if she got her green card confisticated, would it affect my PR status, even if I applied for reentry permit already?
Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Immigration Law
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The customs didn't make her sign any voluntary submission forms.
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Sorry for the delay. I just ask that if it is bad news that you not shoot the messenger. Shooting the messenger is either leaving a negative rating (usually reserved for rude or unprofessional experts) or not leaving a positive rating at all.

If they were to confiscate her card, they would still parole her into the U.S., she would just be scheduled for Removal hearing before an Immigration Judge where she would have a chance to prove that she is not intending to abandon her green card due to her actions, that she has significant ties to the U.S. and will star living in the U.S. soon or immediately. If she is able to at least prove some of that to the CBP officer at the Port of Entry, they won't confiscate her card when she tries to come back as they don't want to waste the judge's time with such a case. So more than likely they will just give her another stern warning.

If they were to revoke her green card (very unlikely), it would not negatively impact yours.

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