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I will like to file for asylum am from jamaica and im gay...

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I will like to file for asylum am from jamaica and im gay...

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you filed any paperwork with the USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) yet?

No i have not

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I just need some help because i have no where else to go and i cant work i have no money

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Immigration Law
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1) How long have you been in USA?

2) What visa did you come under?

3) What is your current immigration status?

4) What exactly do you wish to know, i.e. what is your question in regards ***** *****?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
i have been here for a week now.
i came on a b1b2 visa
my immigration status is visitor
can you represent me in filing for asylum
Immigration Lawyer: Ely, Counselor at Law replied 8 months ago

Thank you. JustAnswer experts cannot represent customers as clients. I am sorry! However what I can do is possibly help you find low cost/pro bono (free) legal help near you. Tell me what state you are in, please?

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