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I am naturalized u.s citizen and I filed visa for my wife
I am naturalized u.s citizen and I filed visa for my wife and son. After reciving th receipt letter from the uscis my wife gave a birth to a new baby. Should I file for the new baby separately?? Thank… read more
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I am from the Philippines and I have a pending EB3 visa
I am from the Philippines and I have a pending EB3 visa application with a priority date of December 2015. Thus, the wait time for this can take years. My boyfriend (Ukrainian Citizen) is currently in… read more
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Dear Atty. Judith, My sister is coming over as an F4
Dear Atty. Judith, My sister is coming over as an F4 principal immigrant. Her husband is coming with her as a derivative? He works overseas and he is thinking of coming over at a later date maybe in 2… read more
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Another question. My girlfriend in the Philippines will be
Another question. My girlfriend in the Philippines will be arriving here in the US around March to June of 2015 on a F3 visa. What would be the ideal timeline for her to petition me for a F2 visa if w… read more
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Hello, I am an us resisent (green card holder), i filed for
Hello, I am an us resisent (green card holder), i filed for my unmarried son in 2005 to come to usa. my son just recieved his immigrant visa interview date at us consulate abroad, the question is; my … read more
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FEMALE BENEFICIARY ENTERED U.S. ON 5/10/2002 AS A CLASS F-11
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I have been a US citizen for over 1 year. I have petitioned
I have been a US citizen for over 1 year. I have petitioned my mother and father (I-130), we have just received notification of the next step for the affidavit of support fee. I have a brother who is … read more
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I am an US citizen and had applied for my sister and her family
I am an US citizen and had applied for my sister and her family immigrant visa which was approved in july 2009. She passed away in 2010. Is her son eligible and approved for an immigrant visa as for t… read more
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How to appeal for the denial of an immigrant visa. I sponsored
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My brothers and sisters were petitioned under F1 Unmarried
My brothers and sisters were petitioned under F1: Unmarried sons and daughters of United State Citizen. They however recently got married without their petition updated. In addition, my father, the pe… read more
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I have a 21 year old daughter, who is a USA-born citizen.
I have a 21 year old daughter, who is a USA-born citizen. My wife, her step-mother and I were married when my daughter was 17 year old. We have a 8 year old son. My daughter wants to petition for her … read more
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I am getting conflicting answers from different immigration
I am getting conflicting answers from different immigration lawyers concerning my brother JOSE and sister Emma. Both are beneficiaries of a family petition by our US naturalized citizen mother. Both o… read more
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Hi there - May the unmarried adult (over-21) child of an
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WOMAN, SALLY, BECAME A U.S. CITIZEN ON 12/5/03; HER FORMER
WOMAN, SALLY, BECAME A U.S. CITIZEN ON 12/5/03; HER FORMER LPR STATUS WAS OBTAINED THROUGH AN F4 I-130 PETITION FILED BY HER BROTHER SOMETIME IN 1991-92; ON 9/8/2004, USC SALLY FILED AN I-130 FOR HER … read more
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I am working in Saudi Arabia. My sister applied for my immigration
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In the F4 (brother & Sister category). The principal applicants
In the F4 (brother & Sister category). The principal applicants and derivative spouse & children are allowed to immigrate at the same time. I seek clarification on the definition of a child applicable… read more
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In few months my sister 60 yrs old along with her husband
In few months my sister 60 yrs old along with her husband 60yrs old and a son 20 yrs old will appear for interview at Islamabad, Pakistan U.S. Embassy to secure immigrant visa which I filled under F4 … read more
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I am US citizen. can I arrange permanent residency for my mother and brother who are mexican citizens?… read more
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