Your failure to appear has most likely resulted in an order of removal. If you never plan to return to the USA there is no reason that you can not just leave - based on the information you have provided.
ICE can seek you out and arrest you but this is rare.
I am a permanent green card holder back in 2019 I became involve with a criminal case dealing with the crime of obtaining property by false pretense. I was placed in this program the public defender suggest me and later on 2020 the case was dismissed. I am wanting to become a citizen and would like... Read more »
the only thing I've done is file for an ITIN number but other than that everything has been done by my family but it feels like there is so many opportunities that I'm missing out on that my family is not a aware off.
Before the pandemic started I got married to my wife in California. She currently is studying in Mexico and fully employed but I would like her to come visit me after the pandemic border restrictions are over. Can she still enter to the us without any problems? She has her visitors visa still... Read more »
Your wife should carry with her significant documentation to show that she is only coming to the USA to visit and she intends to return to Mexico. Because she is married to a USC their is a presumption that she intends to immigrate and her visitor visa may be cancelled.
I am originally from the Netherlands and reside in the US without legal status. I just found out yesterday my mother is dying and I need to return to the Netherlands. I am already trying to obtain a Laissez- Passer/Emergency Passport from the Netherlands but I was told I also need a certificate of... Read more »
You are free to leave the USA. You will not be able to return.
Based on your post it sounds like the problem is that your Netherlands passport is expired. Most consulates will not renew a passport for their citizens unless you are in the USA legally. The issue is being admitted into the...Read more »
I am a U.S citizen and I want to marry an F1 student who will enter the U.S this summer, can we apply to a marriage green card right away and cancel her classes for now until she gets the in-state tuition fee ? or that would be risky due to the 90 days rule ? and if we do apply for the green card... Read more »
Your spouse will be forgiven any overstay or out-of-status time because she is adjusting through a USC immediate relative. By your email you indicate immigrant intent for your spouse who is entering on a non immigrant visa. Yes be careful. It is misrepresentation to enter the USA on a non...Read more »
My husband and I currently live in Florida. He is here with a work visa and I’m with a spouse visa and we’re in the process of getting our green card but we do not have it yet. Can we file for a divorce in Florida? Or do we have to file in our country where the marriage took place?
You may divorce in Florida provided either you or your spouse have lived here at least 6 months. ALSO, your visa is based on your marriage relationship. When you divorce and no longer have that relationship your visa is no longer valid.
I am a US citizen and we are planning to get married soon. She is Japanese and will be. Oming to visit in July, we talked about the viability of getting married while she’s here but we want to know if she specifically needs a fiance visa to enter and get married. We’re planning a trip back to... Read more »
Entering the USA on a non immigrant visa with the intent of immigrating is visa fraud. I strongly suggest you speak with an immigration attorney in private so that the alternatives and procedure can be explained to you.
I am on conditional GC. We lived together all this time and there are no major problems between us. We are deciding to live seperately starting the last couple months because my US citizen partner needs to take care of a family member for a while. We are going to be close and remain in a... Read more »
That is a very bad idea. Two people in a viable marriage do not make such a decision. There is a presumption that your marriage is not viable. Your reason for living apart is not a good one. Secondly, I caution you to be careful what you post online as anyone can read it.
My parents and I sponsored my husband to come to the U.S. He moved out of my house 4 months ago and I thought that he had his own apartment. But it was a lie. Yesterday I got a call from the police telling me that he had been arrested for indecent liberties with a minor. The officer said that he... Read more »
I got married abroad a year ago and hyphenate my last name with my husband name (Evans-Karalis). Now my foreign passport has my married last name, but the green card, that will expire in 2026, has my maiden name. I have marriage certificate translated in English. Will I have any problems to enter... Read more »
Yes. You can marry and file to adjust your status. The process is currently taking about 9 months.
A noncitizen admitted as a nonimmigrant without a visa under a Visa Waiver Program is barred from adjustment of status. Similarly, a noncitizen admitted as a nonimmigrant without a visa to...Read more »
I never received the letter and NVC terminated the case. My brother has been in the US since 1990 and does not need a visa. But the application for adjustment of status says he needs to attach a copy of approval letter to his I-485 application.
Now that he is a widower and had been divorced from my mom for our 30 years, do I still have to show proof of marriage to my mom, divorce from my mom, marriage to his deceased wife, and her death certificate? Please let me know which applies and which does not apply. Thank you
Supporting documentation will include your parent's Marriage License and Dissolution and your Birth Certificate with your father's name on it. Yes. You will need his marriage license to his second wife and her death certificate.
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