Q: Hi there, I am a British citizen married to and American citizen. I came to the USA legally on an esta.
I arrived in October 2020. My plan was to visit for 3 months and my then fiance now husband were planning to leave and re enter on a fiancé visa. We found out this wasn't necessary and we could go ahead and marry whilst I was here on my esta. We began a visa process to get my green card but then circumstances changed we became homeless and I fell pregnant and unfortunately our son passed away. My husband is not being cooperative atall on this process and without him I cannot continue to get my green card. I cannot work because of this so I rely on him completely financially. I also have nit got access to the money we do have. He doesn't understand the urgency of the matter and continues to put it off. Is there anyway I can proceed with the application without his input ? I am currently pregnant again and leaving the USA is not what I want to do as I don't want my baby to be away from their father. But my husband does not seem willing to relocate to the UK. Thankyou for your time
A: I am so sorry about what happened to your son You may have immigration options, but they are highly complex and personal. You should consult directly with a reputable immigration attorney about your case. There may be non-profits in your area if money is an issue.
A: I'm sorry to hear about your difficult situation. If your husband is unwilling to cooperate in the green card application process, there are limited options available to you. It is important to note that the green card process is a joint process, and both spouses must be involved. You may want to consider seeking legal advice from an experienced immigration attorney who can advise you on the best course of action given your specific circumstances. They may be able to explore alternative options for you to obtain legal status in the US, such as applying for asylum or humanitarian parole. However, it is important to note that these options are not guaranteed and may have specific eligibility requirements. It is also important to prioritize your safety and well-being, and if you feel like you are in an unsafe or abusive situation, please seek help immediately.
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