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I’m trying to help a friend. She has Ghanaian and her

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I’m trying to help a friend . She has Ghanaian and her biological dad was Canadian . He bought his entire family to Canada but he die unexpectedly the mother was devastated so she took the kids back to Ghana . Now she wants to come to Canada . Hey passport was lost and expired because it has been ten years .

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the U.S. government?

No because it is Canada not ya immigration

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer about this?

No I have not

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Immigration Law
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Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 3 months ago

Sure what is your specific question?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thank you
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I want it know what options I she have if any .
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
She wants to get another visa but she done not know what she must do and how to file since her dad is deceased
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Her dad was Canadian born and he is listed ok her birth certificate
Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 3 months ago

She should be able to go to the Canadian embassy and get a Canadian passport based on her father.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
ok thank you
Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 3 months ago

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