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I am a greencard holder currently outside the US, we have a new born, born outside of the US (I am the father). Will then my new born baby get a US greencard when I enter the US again? I heard it's on… read more
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hi I am a Green card holder.. and I got married after me getting my green card...and now I want to bring my wife who is in India...how can I bring her in … read more
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If a green card holder marries somebody who is here on a
If a green card holder marries somebody who is here on a tourist visa, can the tourist get the GC inside of the US (if they find a way to stay here legally- like with a student visa?) Also, how long i… read more
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Hi Judith 1. My married friend-A is a green card holder
Hi Judith 1. My married friend-A is a green card holder in USA. A. Can he sponsor green card to his parents living in India. B. Can he sponsor green card to his 30 year old sister living in India. 2. … read more
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for Attorney Judith This is a simple question about GC. Once a foreigner gets a GC, if he resides a long time outside US for work (more tha6 months) will he lose his GC ? Does a GC means that the fore… read more
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Dear Attorney, I am an immigrant in US through employment based GC. Got my US citizenship today. My parents from India came to visit me on Nov 6. 1. When can I apply their GC? 2. In addition to applyi… read more
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Hi, My question is this: My Fiance (at the time) won the DV lottery. AFTER she received her immigrant visa but BEFORE entering the US we got married, and as a result I too got an immigrant visa. So wh… read more
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I got my GC 6 yrs ago through a marriage.( USC ). We have since
I got my GC 6 yrs ago through a marriage.( USC ). We have since divorced and I remarried to lady from my home country. My current wife is a GC holder and we have kids together. Can I apply for citizen… read more
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Hi, Have a few questions regarding spouse of green card holder: 1.) how long would it take to obtain a green card for spouse of green card holder, after submitting all documentation? Some lawyers have… read more
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I heard that according to the October visa bulletin, from now
I heard that according to the October visa bulletin, from now on Green Card holders can appky for their spouse & kids. Does that apply for a GC that has been obtained through asylum? p.s. the guy marr… read more
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I received GC this month and I wanted to check whether following situation would be safe. I plan to bring my wife in USA on Visitor visa, which she can get within a month and then file her GC for Cons… read more
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Hi, I am a GC holder (Employment based GC) since Jan 2005 and I have applied for my Citizenship in Nov 2009. I got my finger prints done and i am scheduled for an initial interview on Jan 21st. My wif… read more
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awoman and her son who is 8 years old came to the us on avisitor visa but they over stay and the visa has expired tow years ago so they are not legal . when the woman gets marred to a us citizen and s… read more
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I am a Venezuelan living in Florida with an L1 visa and my husband (of 20 years) and children have L2 visas. We applied for our Green Cards last year; we got our work permits but it may take another y… read more
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Hi, I am a GC holder looking to marry a H1B visa holder. Can
Hi, I am a GC holder looking to marry a H1B visa holder. Can you please give me some advice on the following? Facts: 1) She is a current H1B holder and she just arrived in USA having no Payroll yet. 2… read more
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Hi I am actually looking for a better advice rather then answer to a question. I came to USA in Dec 2007 on H1B Visa. I am working in Michigan on a IT Project. Meanwhile I came to know a girl in Calif… read more
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