Q: Am being married to my wife going to five years now.i got my two year GC and applied for i751 November 2016 .
My case is still pending and am qualified to apply for citizenship which I did November 2017 I did my finger print..our marriage is falling apart due to domestic abuse and substance abuse by my wife..and we had two kids..we will be going through divorce and I don’t know how that’s going to affect my two pending cases..by the way she being charged with domistic assult went to jail and I bail her out and we have court hearing 3/21/18..
A: I would urge you to consult with and hire an immigration lawyer to assist you with this case in order for the lawyer to debrief and brief you, analyze, assess and evaluate your case maximize the possibilities for a successful result.
Your question requires way too many questions on my part and too many answers on your part before I can even formulate recommendations as to the course(s) of action you should take.
You may be eligible to self-petition under VAWA, or to convert your pending application to divorced spouse after you divorce, and a lot depends on who has primary custody of the kids.
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