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YYes, please. I am the US citizen spouse sponsoring my
I am the US citizen spouse sponsoring my non-US citizen spouse to receive a green card, and after 2 yrs waiting here in the US with an expired visiting visa, we're finally going to have our interview later this month. My first question is will my wife receive a "conditional green card" or otherwise? My second question is that our marriage is not in a good state right now, and I'm considering separation and divorce as my spouse has not been fair to me, the emotional basis for the marriage is now suspect to me, as my wife has revealed new things to me, even though we've been married 20 yrs and its not been easy. I've been manipulated, humiliated and hurt. Thus, even though we have four children together, I'm not sure of the legal implications of our situation and her green card status if we do not stay together. Could you please advise. Thank you. … read more
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I'm a US citizen who, on 12/21/18 marry my wife from
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Greetings, I am a U.S. citizen and my fiance came to the
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i am applying for the us citizenship through marriage. But
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I got my gc in July 2009 through marriage. At that time I was
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