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I am going to Hawaii leaving auckland with a nz passport do
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I have a NZ student loan debt that I just have not been able
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Second opinion] I am from New Zealand on NZ Passport and have an F1 visa to goto University of Massachusetts on an athletics scholarship. My programme start date is 5 September and earliest admission … read more
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I stay in USA years 10 months apprx. on visitor visa. i
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Im living overseas and since the 12 years I am here I have
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I am looking on how to get dual citizenship if I marry an
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My son would like to travel to the USA to visit his girlfriend,
My son would like to travel to the USA to visit his girlfriend, he lives in Oz but is a nz citizen,he has a single conviction for possession of marijuana when he was studing in nz, he was 17 he is now… read more
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i,m NZ residence permit holder since 17/dec/2009 with indefinite
i,m NZ residence permit holder since 17/dec/2009 with indefinite expiration,b ut my returning resident's visa was expired last 17/dec/2011. now my philippine passport was expired so i apply to transpe… read more
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I am writing regarding my future citizenship application. I
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My husband has committed bigamy. We got married in NZ in1995,
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