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Should I report my traffic tickets, such as speeding, on my
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Judith. I have a quick question as I apply , having been a green c
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I had a question on the I-485 form it states below:- Have
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1. i have been granted asylum based on me being detained by
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I was arrested for driving with suspended license 7 years ago.
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I am filing my N 400 soon- From the last 5 years I have the
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In the N-400, how do I answer Questions 15, 16, 17 if I have
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