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I am married my wife came to the us on student(f1) visa and
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I recently got married in April but wife came to US on F1
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I came to US in 2008 on F1 visa. I studies for two years. everything
I came to US in 2008 on F1 visa. I studies for two years. everything was going to until my appendix got rapture. my life saved on the edge. I couldn't take it and stop studying. I didn't know that i c… read more
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My wife is currently on F1 visa, she switched her status from
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I am from Russia and study in America. I am on F1 status (came
I am from Russia and study in America. I am on F1 status (came with J1 visa and changed the status 4 years ago). My boyfriend is from Belorussia. He is going to apply for a political asylum in Septemb… read more
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i am fi status and applied for political asylum and it is denied
i am fi status and applied for political asylum and it is denied by asylum office not court house. i am going to marry with permanent resident holder. does it affect to me if i apply green card throug… read more
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Im a F1 Visa student married to US Citizen on Sept 01 2010.
I'm a F1 Visa student married to US Citizen on Sept 01 2010. My wife is now planning to apply for my green card and work authorization. I think we have to file I-130, I-485 and I-765 but I'm not sure … read more
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My girlfriend has a work permit and her lawyer has sent for fingerprints last year in october was her second time for fingerprints. I have been with her for eight year and now we are ready to get marr… read more
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My friend is living in Utah. She is F1 visa student, and she
My friend is living in Utah. She is F1 visa student, and she applied for marriage green card based marriage. But she failed on the interviewed day because of problems from her husband. Now she can kee… read more
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Hi,I am on F1-OPT status.Being on F1, I heard that I can apply
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I am Opt it will expire on March 09 I have chance for 17 months
I am Opt it will expire on March 09 I have chance for 17 months extension and my H1b is still pending, I am going to my country to get marry, will there be any problem due to my H1B pending.. my F1 is… read more
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