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Dear Mr. Senmartin, My friend recently became a US citizen.
Dear Mr. Senmartin,My friend Susan recently became a US citizen. Her mom has a b1/b2 visa and she wants to change her status to LPR. She also has a son in the US attending university who is also a US … read more
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One of my friend entered in USA on K1-Fiancee visa. Does she
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My husband is a married son of a US citizen, we both are
My husband is a married son of a US citizen, we both are on B1/B2 Visa and we want to stay in the US. He has a pending I-130 petition by his US citizen Mother. My question is: The I-130 is already fil… read more
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I have a u.s. citizen that is petitioning for his wifes residence.
I have a u.s. citizen that is petitioning for his wife's residence. The wife entered the U.S. through Miami International Airport with a b1/b2 visa. The wife is from Santo Domingo. She lost her I-94. … read more
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I just found that my fiancees tourist visa already expired.
I just found that my fiancee's tourist visa already expired. She's Out of Status now. Can we still get married without any problems? What legal issues should we expect to encounter?… read more
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I came to US in June 2008 as a exchange student for 3 months,
I came to US in June 2008 as a exchange student for 3 months, J1 visa (2 years rule does not apply). In September 2008 I applied in US (form I-539) for a B2 visa for 6 months and reapplied for another… read more
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thank you for the answer. Im a bit confused if I am in USA
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Sorry for the late inquiry, but its urgent. My wife worked
Sorry for the late inquiry, but its urgent. My wife worked the last 4 years with a real social security card that she got while under her student visa 7 years ago. She just recently lost her social se… read more
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I apply for I-130 for my family, Im a usa citi..could my
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I am from Asia and was able to get a B1/B2 US visa valid for
I am from Asia and was able to get a B1/B2 US visa valid for the next 10 years. Will it be possible for me to go to the US and live with my parents who are already permanent residents there while I'm … read more
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My boyfriend has a B1/B2 visa and we have a daughter together.
My boyfriend has a B1/B2 visa and we have a daughter together. We are planning on getting married....what are the correct steps and forms we need to have filled out?… read more
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My mom had a visa when she first met the man she is now married
My mom had a visa when she first met the man she is now married to. After getting married in Colombia she moved in with him, here in the U.S. Due to the fact that she stayed in the country for more th… read more
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THIS IS ABOUT IMMIGRATION FROM AN OUTSIDE COUNTRY. MY WIFE
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I-131 instruction form says that upon return to the US, you
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can my us citizen 21 year old son will be able to petition
can my us citizen 21 year old son will be able to petition me. i over stayed and still here in the US… read more
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i am a us citizen, born in chula vista ca, i have 3 sons, we all live in tijuana mexico, how can they get the us citzenship..… read more
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