We (my husband, daughter and I) came into the US on a B2 visa and then applied for asylum. My husband abandoned us and went back to SA. Our case was cancelled. We got a lawyer that reapplied for us but 19 mnds later we have not received a receipt number. Our workers permits have expired and we have... Read more »
The ability to speak and read English is a requirement for becoming a US Citizen. It does seem unfortunate they did not tell you this the first time. You may be able to appeal this decision or file a lawsuit in Federal Court.
She was born near Mexico and near the states.She does have a birth certificate and a passport but she is not a citizen here.she is also 19 and trying not to get kicked out. Her parents revealed the truth a few months ago so I want to know what we can do so she can be able to stay here.
I am a US citizen, and we know for some time now, if we continue to have the nice relationship we have so far the idea could be getting married and asking for a status change for her to be able to work and stay here legally.
I am currently planning on visiting South Korea this winter in need of completing my physical test for the military. It is mandatory for Korean to serve for the military for 18 months, and I am required to have my physical test done in South Korea. I was going to travel outside of the US with a... Read more »
Had 2 dwi back in 2002 and 2005 as young stupid mistake I made. Fines all paid and never did any jail time. Both were misdemenear. Never paid taxes as well, but heard from friends I must pay at least 3 years prior. Is that true?
You should pay taxes for as far back as possible. The DWI are not good but if you have had no other infractions since then, you should be able to move forward with your green card. Another problem you might have is whether you entered the USA legally or legally. If you entered illegally you may...Read more »
I am married. My husband entered without a visa. He is from Ecuador. He has been in this country for 10 years. We did taxes together and have a daughter so his presence in this country has been noted. I am from the USA. Can we just divorce and he go to Ecuador and then begin the fiancee visa... Read more »
Probably not right away. In order to account for living in the United States illegally, he will have to leave the United States and serve a probable ten year bar or get an unlawful presence waiver. Either way, he will eventually have to leave the United States and have his green card processed in...Read more »
If you are a United States citizen, you can get married and apply for a green card for him. You will also probably have to file a waiver, if he entered without a visa. The waiver is to excuse his unlawful presence in the United States.
My husband has only begun the process of legalizing. We have a 7 year old daughter and he has been in the USA for 11 years. I was born here and am a citizen. He is from Ecuador. We have paid the initial fees but his mother is sick in Guayaquil. Can he go to her and still continue the legal process... Read more »
On April 29th 2020 USCIS has posted a slightly updated form i-485. On June 3rd 2020 I submitted an AOS application with the form i-485 from before that date. They are essentially the same. There is just a slight change in some formatting and a bar code at the bottom. Is there a risk... Read more »
My account keep showing this message "Your benefit request has been accepted and is under review". Current they are processing files for priority date July 19, 2019 according to USCIS website. What should I do?
However my mother had been in the us before through illegal ways but she left and had not been there for 15 years. Does this affect the acceptance of the petition? Also how much does it normally take for the petition to get accepted and When are my parents allowed to go to the US?
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