Washington, DC asked in Immigration Law for District of Columbia

Q: What is the penalty for someone (green card holder) deliberately creating a false asylum application for their relative?

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Paul E. Tennison
Paul E. Tennison
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  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Brentwood, TN

A: This is a public forum, it is not confidential. I recommend you consult with an attorney about this in person. Obviously it is not good. You are stating that someone has engaged in fraud against the government. If discovered that person could be prosecuted and it may affect the immigration status of the individual that engaged in fraud.

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