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I submitted form I-751 to remove the conditions on my card
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My wife has a green card but she has gotten a warning twice at US customs at the airport. She just arrived in the US and she was told that if she leaves the US again, they will automatically revoke he… read more
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I was a permanent resident of USA as a child. SB1 visa. I
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Is it difficult for one to demonstrate continuous residence
Is it difficult for one to demonstrate continuous residence if one procures Re-Entry Permit although one may have ties in the US and he/she may have been outside the US only for 4-5 times a year for t… read more
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I am not a U.S. citizen. I am a holder of a U.S. Green Card,
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My dad is a green card holder for 15 years. He stayed in usa
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This is rather urgent.. I have “won” a green card in the
This is rather urgent.. I have “won” a green card in the DV Lottery. My interview is coming up in very soon (June 2012). Playing the lottery was more of long-term habit and I am not so keen on living … read more
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I am a green card holder that has been in and out of the US
I am a green card holder that has been in and out of the US constantly with in the 6 months allowed time frame. This time immigration at Miami has advised me to file a "Re-entry Permitt" due to me bei… read more
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Question re re-entry permit for valid Green Card holder working
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Question for Longhorn Lawyer, please Hello, I am citizen
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My mom filed for my brother she has a greencard . We paid
My mom filed for my brother she has a greencard . We paid the AOS and DS3032 fees last month. My mom is on travel permit which expires next month now she is not well and cannot travel . Is it importan… read more
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I was granted US s PR status (green card) two years ago and
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I have a doctor friend who is a citizen of India, working in
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My mother is a green card holder, but she has lived outside
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I am a US Immigrant Visa holder and will fly to the US (California)
I am a US Immigrant Visa holder and will fly to the US (California) last week of December 2009. I have two questions: 1. How long would it take me to secure a Green Card once I file for it when I get … read more
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