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Is this confidential? In 1992, in Mexico, I got married in a
In 1992, in Mexico, I got married in a small town without witnesses, it was just me and my boyfriend at the time. After a few days of being married he abandoned me and never heard from him again, but we do have a daughter. A few months later a lawyer told me that my marriage was not registered or valid. Later on, 12 years ago, I got married here in the United States and I became a resident. Now, that I began the process for my citizenship, I requested my birth certificate but it doesn't appear that I am married. But I was told that a marriage certificate does exist in Mexico after I was told that my marriage was not registered or valid. In all my legal documents for immigration I've stated that I've never been married before, but now I'm worried that immigration will be able to tell that I was married in Mexico and decline my citizenship. My plan is to go to Mexico and fix my status. What is your advice? … read more
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My boyfriend came to the us from Mexico on a visitors visa.
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I was born on April, 1990. My parents got their US citizenship
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If an American woman who is a citizen of the USA is married
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My boyfriend got deported 6 years ago and he doesnt have family
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Ok before my questions I am just going to give some details to the situation first. My boyfriend was living here on an expired passport for about 9 years with his family. He got into a car accident an… read more
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