Q: What’s the fastest way for a Mexican citizen to be admitted into the United States?
My mother is a Mexican citizen. Her father is being taken off life support tomorrow here in the United States. Is there a permit she can get to cross the Orta border legally just to say her goodbyes and attend the funeral?
A: Your mom can apply for an emergency appointment for a non-immigrant visa.
Prayers for your grandpa to pass peacefully, for your family to have strength during this difficult time and for your mom to make it to see him!
Tim Akpinar agrees with this answer
A: If she has not done so already, she can apply for a tourist visa. As part of the supporting documents that she will submit at the interview, she should show that this is an emergency issue, which should improve her chances of the visa getting approved. It won’t likely happen as fast she wants it to, however.
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