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I am an F1 Doctoral student graduating now and have been
Hello, I am an F1 Doctoral student graduating now and have been granted OPT. My fiancé is an US Citizen and we've decided to get married after I applied for my OPT. We didn't have enough time to get m… read more
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I have a question regarding travel document. I am applying
I was F1, it expired 2/16/16, I overstayed for 181 days. USCIS received my green card application on 10/17/16. My question is do I obtain the 181 days as unlawful presence? Even if I get my travel document, if I leave the country, will I be able to come back, would my application get denied, would the Travel document trigger BIA. Thanks… read more
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I had a problem at the poe and withdrew my application I'd
I had a problem at the poe and withdrew my application I'd like to know if I have a chance to return to the US … read more
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I have several immigration related questions - I am a US
I have several immigration related questions - I am a US citizen. My girl friend is planning to visit me from other country on B-2 visa and stay with me for 3 months. I am thinking about propose to he… read more
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, I am presently in US on L1 visa. I want to pursue PhD and hence have applied in few un
Hi, I am presently in US on L1 visa. I want to pursue PhD and hence have applied in few universities. Once I get confirmation from universities by March end, I have to start the process of L1 to F1 co… read more
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i have two quick questions 1. I'm an F-1 phd student and am now married to a US citiz
i have two quick questions 1. I'm an F-1 phd student and am now married to a US citizen. haven't applied for Adjustment of Status as we weren't sure we wanted to stay here. 1. if we leave the country … read more
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If I marry a man who is in the U.S. on a tourist visa, does
If I marry a man who is in the U.S. on a tourist visa, does he have to leave the country once his visa expires (about two weeks left) or can we change his status immediately after the wedding?… read more
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My sister-in-law is visiting the US on a multiple entry visitors
My sister-in-law is visiting the US on a multiple entry visitor's visa (B2) good for 10 years. It was issued in 2010. We filed for an extension on June 10, 2011. USCIS received the application on June… read more
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I came to the country legally in 2000 and overstayed my visa
I came to the country legally in 2000 and overstayed my visa by 2 years and left back to South Africa in 2003. I came back on a H2A visa in 2004. It ran out by the end of 2004 but I didn't want to go … read more
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Expert James
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i been in usa in 2006 with student visa(F1) an i go to school
i been in usa in 2006 with student visa(F1) and i go to school all the time till novemver 2010 and i applied for my OPT. Beside this i got married in december 2009 and they denied my case stating that… read more
Judith Ludwic
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Im currently on F1. I was married few years ago in my country.
I'm currently on F1. I was married few years ago in my country. My husband came to U.S on a green card. I came to U.S on a visit visa. We didn't marry in U.S . We never decleared our marriage status w… read more
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Hi, I am in the states as F1 visa. My boyfriend and I are planning
Hi, I am in the states as F1 visa. My boyfriend and I are planning on getting married ( we have been together over 3 years and half). We would be going to apply for marriage licence but by the time wh… read more
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Hi,what happens if I had left the country and returned and
Hi,what happens if I had left the country and returned and still overstayed the visa by another ten years and now I am married to a US citizen. How will that affect my case.I was earlier married to an… read more
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My son-in-law-to-be is a Swiss citizen who has been a student
My son-in-law-to-be is a Swiss citizen who has been a student in the country for 7 years. 4 years at college and 3 in law school. He and my daughter are to be married early August 2010 and his student… read more
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I am a F1 student and intend marrying a GC holder in the USA.
I am a F1 student and intend marrying a GC holder in the USA. He intends filing for me as soon as he gets his citizenship (which is in about 2.7 yrs). During that time I intend doing an OPT and depend… read more
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What are the chances of somebody being able to enter the country
What are the chances of somebody being able to enter the country if they were deported for overstay?… read more
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Im illigal for about 3,5 years. Just fot married to US citizen
Hello, Im am 25 years old, originally from Belarus came to US in 2003, for the past 3.5-4 years dont have any papers. I came as J-1 student, than apply for visitors visa, same time when I apply for vi… read more
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I work for the federal government and want to marry a girl ...
I work for the federal government and want to marry a girl from mexico who is a visa overstay. (entered the us with a lawful tourist visa but did not leave when it expired). If i marry her here and th… read more
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