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1. when petitioning for a k--1 fiancé or cr1 spousal visa,
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I received an E-2 visa in July from the Canadian consulate
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I have before enactment of IMBRA legislation sponsored in my
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I am currently a Lieutenant serving in the U.S. Navy stationed
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i am planning to marry a lady from Ghana Africa. i need to
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I would like my fianc e to obtain a K-! (fianc e) visa. I have
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in my last visit to the U.S. I overstayed less than 180 days.
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hello, im claudia from romania, i got k1 visa to marry in
hello, i'm claudia from romania, i got k1 visa to marry in us with my husband, wich i did nest week when i got in usa, but i had to g home in romana emergent, and now i;m not alowedto goback in usa wh… read more
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Hello, this is Gan in Dallas, TX. I applied for petition for
Hello, this is Gan in Dallas, TX. I applied for petition for K1 for my former girl friend. But the relationship with that girl was fell apart and we did not get married. Now I have a new fiancee and w… read more
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My fiancee and I met almost 1 year ago on a vacation in the
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Hi, Im getting married in April in London. My soon to
Hi, I'm getting married in April in London. My soon to be husband is not a US citizen, he is of the UK. After we marry he will be moving here. There are so many visa's and green card options, which on… read more
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I married and my wife will apply for papers (im US citizen,
I married and my wife will apply for papers (im US citizen, she has a tourist visa). If I ever divorce her, will I be able to marry another woman without papers and get her a green card as well?… read more
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