No, a misdemeanor nor a petty offense will not have any effect on your asylum. However, the USCIS officer (or judge if in court) will ask about it, so bring any documents you have that show what happened and that it was reduced.
The docs listed on USCIS are the docs that they'll need. You can also search the web for other websites that list docs to submit. However, if you're coming to the US on an EB3 or even an H1B, the employer would be the one responsible for filing the petition.
I have been dating my fiance for a while now. And we really want her and her 3 year old son to come to NY to live with me and my 3 year old daughter. What's the 1st step for someone like me who doesn't have a whole lot of money.
In 2009 I received an MIP, alcohol - citation only no arrest. County court only keeps records on Class C misdemeanors for 5 years. I am planning on filing for citizenship but don’t have the certified document showing what the disposition was. I however do have the copy given to me from clerk... Read more »
Only crimes involving moral turpitude. Traffic violations are not considered moral anything. The officer and the judge will want to know about it though. Keep all papers, including any fines paid and classes taken, to show the officer and judge.
My wife issued a protective order for 2 years. I have a possible criminal case allegation which can be active at any time as I am said. But I only have few days left to appeal to cancel or modify the protective order. Whatever I say in this hearing can be used against me. I am a F1 student in USA.... Read more »
I filed for i485 two years ago with my US citizen husband, but unfortunately, he passed few days before my interview. I went to the interview alone and it didn’t go too well. I’m still waiting on response from the interview. But my lawyer said that I should file i360 because I’m a widow even... Read more »
I was working on H4-EAD. due to covid19, my employer asked to claim unemployment benefits.I have entered my details via EDD..now I decided to cancel/deny my claim/benefits.Please guide me on this? How can I do that. Please guide me the procedure...
Call EDD. You can cancel your claim if you haven't received anything yet. Otherwise, you need to stop certifying each week, but your claim will remain open until it ends. See https://www.edd.ca.gov/pdf_pub_ctr/de1275b.pdf. Phone numbers are at the bottom of that PDF.
My mother got her visa on January 22, 2020. Her ticket was set for March of this year but the unexpected COVID outbreak shut all airlines down. She missed her chance and her visa is set to expire on June 30, 2020. If she arrives within that time frame, does she classify under President Trump's... Read more »
I recently got married in March and I'm applying for a green card. I gave birth to my daughter on July 19, 2019, in Chattanooga and the hamilton county indigent program paid for my delivery. I got approved for the indigent rate at Erlanger for 6 months because of the program ( I only used it... Read more »
Only federally funded Medicaid programs are considered as public benefits. If this program was local, there should be no problem. USCIS also makes exceptions for women who receive federally funded Medicaid when they're pregnant. Finally, you're only considered a public charge if...Read more »
I am citizen and the wife, but I soon heard a rumor that the trump administration are cracking down on families that recieve any kind of benefits from the government and that this would affect heavily the families seeking green cards or stay in America.
Public benefits received by a US citizen is not considered under the public charge rule, so your receipt of a potential public benefit has no effect on your husband's case, so long as your husband does not benefit from it. He could be seen as benefiting from it if he doesn't work.
I've never seen this and seems like a lazy way of doing things and has the potential for errors, like now. Are there multiple bar numbers also? I don't see a problem with the app itself. They won't deny the app, but they might send it back asking for a new G28 or keep the app and...Read more »
So now I have to file affidavit of support but my income is around 21.000$ which is not above public charge guidelines for my spouse and two kids. Moreover, my son has disability. So does it mean that I cannot bring my family due to public charge rule?
It's not just your income but also your assets, including bank accounts, owning more than 1 car, real estate. It's a little confusing, but if your assets are 5 times the difference between your income and the poverty guideline times 125%.
((poverty line * 125%) - your income) * 5...Read more »
Im Muslim that is planning on removing my scarf, being more liberal and divorcing my strict controlling husband. We have a kid together that is American and I wanna apply for assylum to be able to live in the USA and Support myself and my son. Do I have a case? And what steps should I follow? And... Read more »
You'll have to consult with an attorney to determine how strong your case is and to assist with filing for asylum. If you wanted to do it on your own, you'll fill out and submit I-589 with USCIS. See https://www.uscis.gov/i-589. The instructions for the form lists all the documents...Read more »
I was not scheduled a biometric appointment due to office closure but i checked my case status and it shows fingerprints were added to the case! Does that mean there will be no biometric appointment? What about photographs?
I'm applying for citizenship through marriage. My wife was married 20+ years ago and she can't recall and I can't find some of the information asked about her ex-spouse in part 10 of N-400. Should I enter "unknown" or something else as an answer? I assume leaving it blank... Read more »
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