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Wilton, A friend of mine came to the US 1984 as a 4 year old
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My friend Teresa entered the US in October of 2001 with a visa V2. She qualified for a visa V2 because her father petitioned her in 1995. At that time, her father was a LPR and she was a minor. He bec… read more
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i came here in 1979 when i was six and they issued me a wrong alien card then i unfortunately found out several years ago that it i was issued the wrong number i understand that i have to request for … read more
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Hello, My father became a Citizen in 2000 and my younger
Hello, My father became a Citizen in 2000 and my younger brother was 17 at that time. Does that make my brother an automatic citizen? If so, how do we verify? Thanks!… read more
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