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Approved I-130 abroad in several years ago for the spouse of
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my parents have overstayed their visitor visa for more than
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My father entered USA on B2 visitor(I- 94) till Feb 12th 2009; applied for I-539 in December.We initially filed his I-485,EAD, AP applications concurrently with I-130 on Feb 9th, 2009. USCIS rejected … read more
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