He is arrested for entering the home of the ex wife and beating up the boyfriend. This person has schrizopenia and PTSD and since he is alone in this county he wasn't taking the medication. He has been hospitalized for this reason. IF he returns to Mexico his life in danger. this is what... Read more »
You presented an asylum case on merits that has collateral procedural history and at the very least a few state criminal charges pending against him (criminal home invasion, criminal trespass, domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery). All of those are crimes of violence and trigger the...Read more »
Hi. My spouse and me are former religious Asylees. Now need to file for N-400. We traveled twice to home country due to severe illnes of father and mother in law and they passed away. our stay were 30 and 40 days long.
We have reports of illness and some pictures of staying at safe place... Read more »
I want to apply for the US Citizenship. I am a Permanent Resident for the last 42 years. I was arrested about 50 years ago in Calumet City, IL, south-west suburb of Chicago. The FBI database shows the following information about my arrest:
Background: Due to miscommunication, we lost our green card and have had to appear in court numerous times (we thought the renewal then was denied, turns out we just didn't get it) until in 2019 when a judge ruled that we are permanent residents. Our lawyer then advised us (to which the judge... Read more »
Como le puedo hacer para traérmelos legalmente a Usa? A mi mamá la deportaron hace 10 años, ya cumplió su perdon de 10 años y quisiera pedirla también.. que tengo que hacer para traerme a los 3 legalmente a Estados Unidos? A mi esposo e hijo y a mi mamá.. por favor alguien que me ayude!!
Hi, I am currently on an H1B visa and I recently got married to a US citizen. We are in the process of filling out forms I-130 and I-130A. I also recently got accepted into a Master program in Europe and will be leaving the States in September. Should we be filling out the paperwork for an... Read more »
Adjustment of Status requires you to have your biometrics (fingerprints & photo) taken IN the USA and you cannot leave the US before a decision is reached on your application UNLESS you are granted Advanced Parole. It is highly unlikely that you would be able to have your biometrics appointment...Read more »
In the I-765 form, which asks whether I want to get a social security number. But because I have a number, I answered question 13 and gave my number. Because I sent the form without answering one question, I am worried about my approval. Do you think that will USCIS deny my application? What should... Read more »
I know international students under an F1 visa are allowed to own and rent property in the US and they are also allowed to earn passive income through stocks. So I was wondering if international students, under an F1 visa, are allowed to rent their things especially when they are not in use or to... Read more »
If your income comes from Employment then you are subject to the F1 student employment restrictions (see: https://www.uscis.gov/working-in-the-united-states/students-and-exchange-visitors/students-and-employment). However, if your income is passive (i.e. when the earner expends little effort to...Read more »
My petition was approved on December 9, and I received approval notice from USCIS one week later. A few days ago I contacted NVC about my case and they told me that my case isn’t in their system. So I decided to check my case status on USCIS, just in case. I was surprised and frustrated because... Read more »
There was a ban on non immigrant and immigrant visas until the recent proclamation revoking former President Trump’s executive order. The National Visa Center had no other choice, but to send it back. However, there is now hope.
I strongly recommend an appointment with a competent and...Read more »
We have been having problems for a while now, I got my Green card a few months ago and last month, I got divorce papers from his lawyer. I didn't even know he was filing for a divorce. He got my stimulus second stimulus check last month and refused to give it to me but he's still... Read more »
Naturalization law has changed over the years. Whether you are a citizen through your parents depends on a lot of facts that you have not provided. I suggest you consult with an experienced Immigration attorney or read the qualifications for naturalization at USCIS.gov
The appeal in question was to be done within 30 days of the initial decision. My friend is not sure whether the appeal was actually completed. I have tried to look into the process online but it does not go into details. I thought an appeal had to be registered and stamped but do not know if I am... Read more »
Your friend should be receiving from her attorney a copy of everything that is filed on her behalf. The brief is not required to be filed with in 30 days. The Notice of Appeal and fee must be filed with in 30 days.
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