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Thanks for taking the time to read my question. I am getting
Hello, Thanks for taking the time to read my question. I am getting married to a permanent resident in few months and currently have a TPS statues as i'm a Syrian citizen. I was approved for TPS last … read more
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As you know a decision is to be made whether TPS will be
Hi as you know a decision is to be made whether TPS will be extended for Syrians but in case it's not...what is there recourse to stay here...could they apply for asylum even though may of them have b… read more
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05 June 2016 10:20 Does my brother qualify ... Does my
05 June 2016 10:20 Does my brother qualify for asylum... Does my brother qualify for asylum because of my past persecution?Here are the facts:I have been persecuted based on my political opinion and m… read more
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My wife filed I-130 form has been approved recently.
My wife filed I-130 form for me has been approved recently. When I file for I-485, how can I fill out immigration status? My currently status is pending Asylum case. The asylum case has been pending l… read more
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My asylum case is pending in immigration court.I had master
My asylum case is pending in immigration court.I had master calendar hearing already.the individual hearing is scheduled for 2019.I am involved with tier 3 undesignated ' terrorist' organization wich … read more
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I'm a female 27, came on f2. I applied in 2012 and got an
I'm a female 27, came on f2. I applied for asylum in 2012 and got an intent to deny and was placed in removal proceedings. I then was scheduled for immigration court and my lawyer asked that it was re… read more
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I am a derivative asylee. I am more than 21 years old and my
I am a derivative asylee. I am more than 21 years old and my nunc pro tunc asylum application is pending for more than 2 years. What are my options? 1) Can I still apply for adjustment of Status? Or 2… read more
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I have been approved the TPS as a syrian but was wondering
I have been approved the TPS as a syrian but was wondering if I can apply as a refugee to stay. I am a physician here and have finished my J1 waiver this january and am having trouble with my employer… read more
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Wilton A. Person
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I have a I-817 approval under section 301. How can I apply
I have a I-817 approval under section 301. How can I apply for adjustment of status? I filed form I-485 with the approval and it was rejected. What forms must accompany form I-485?… read more
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Greetings, I am a U.S. citizen and my fiance came to the
Greetings, I am a U.S. citizen and my fiance came to the U.S a year a go with a tourist visa and has an asylum case pending . He submittetedhis asylum papers in december and his attorney told him his … read more
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hello, My father came into the U.S. as a visitor and then applied
hello, My father came into the U.S. as a visitor and then applied for I-130, which was approved. He also applied for I-485, but had to leave the U.S. for health reasons and consequently missed the fin… read more
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I entered the USA in 1992 as EWI, soon after, I applied for
I entered the USA in 1992 as EWI, soon after, I applied for asylum. in 1996 my asylum was denied.I was placed in deportation. I remained in the country illegally until 1998 when TPS was granted to Hon… read more
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We are having a problem with USCIS returning my wifes I-485
We are having a problem with USCIS returning my wife's I-485 application twice. I applied for GC based on NIW in 2005. We got married in April 2010 in the US. She is H1. My GC was approved in July 201… read more
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My wife who was derivative asylum green card was deny because
My wife who was derivative asylum green card was deny because I was naturalized before she got her green card. Is there any way she can apply I 130 or I 485 through my citizen status?… read more
Georgetown Lawyer
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I had applied for a green card based on my wifes US citizenship
I had applied for a green card based on my wife's US citizenship on Dec 10, 2009. I had to leave for India on 20 Dec when my mother died. It was a sunday and I failed to get a advance parole for my gr… read more
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If someone entered the US using false documentation (green
If someone entered the US using false documentation (green card), date of entry after Dec 21 2000, was paroled pending asylum. Seven years later while in removal proceeding, i-130 petition filed and a… read more
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I am protected under TPS. I am from Honduras and my wife recently,
I am protected under TPS. I am from Honduras and my wife recently, become US citizen. My question is: Can I seek my permanent residency status through my wife since she is a US Citizen from inside the… read more
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i aplied for green card 1996, never received it. my wife was
i aplied for green card 1996, never received it. my wife was then asylee now naturalized, which forms should i use to file for green card? do i need I 130 from my wife?, please help… read more
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