Q: What is the time frame to bring an alien relative over to the US? California more specifically.
I applied for an I-130 (petition for alien relative) for my wife back in late August - early September and so far have not heard anything back except that the application was received and accepted. I wanted to know what the process length would typically be like here in Southern California and what I could do to speed up the process? I have heard it can take up to 2 years... side note... she lives in Spain but is still a citizen of Morocco. So she wasn't even allowed a visitors visa a few years ago when she applied for one during the former administration because there was basically a ban for Muslim countries. Would this also be a factor in a delay in process?
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