Q: My biological father was a LPR who was deported. I am a US citizen and was adopted. Can I sponsor him back to the US?
My biological father was a LPR, he was arrested in 1983 shortly after I was born. I was adopted. He was released from prison and deported back to the Dominican Republic in 1997. He is aware he will have to apply for readmission and fill out other paperwork.
Can I sponsor him or my sister and brother who had been born in the Dominican Republic to come to the to come to the United States under Family Based Immigration?
Will me being adopted prevent me from being a sponsor for them?
A: You can sponsor your dad as an immediate relative but he may require a waiver. More facts are needed to determine if he would even qualify. You can sponsor your siblings but the wait time is over a decade.
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