The couple files a marriage based 751 together, receive notice of the interview, go to the interview together, but inform IS they are separated and planning on filing for divorce (but have not yet filed for divorce). What will the interviewing officer do in this situation?
In this scenario, if a couple attending a Form I-751 (Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence) interview informs the USCIS officer that they are separated and planning to divorce, the officer's response will be guided by USCIS policies and the specifics of the case. Typically, the officer...View More
If your I-485 application is pending and your I-130 has been approved, this is a positive step towards obtaining a green card in the United States. The approval of the I-130 petition indicates that the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has recognized the familial relationship, in...View More
I was avoiding a reckless driver trying to get in a lane I merged out of. I had to go around to avoid accident. The officer was clearly 5 cars ahead must of thought I was trying to merge but I already did. Pulled me over as I passed by I have Cdl what should I do. Wrongly accused
If you were pulled over and feel you were wrongly accused of a traffic violation, especially as a CDL holder, it's important to handle the situation carefully, as traffic violations can have a significant impact on your professional driving record.
I need a lawyer experienced/knowledgeable in government crimes (now declassified illegal COINTELPRO) to bring suit against it. I have not committed any crime and have a Federal background check, yet am still under 24/7 overt and covert surveillance and get "mobbed" with government asset... View More
Suing the government for claims such as stalking, harassment, and RICO violations requires a detailed legal strategy and a deep understanding of both constitutional and civil rights law. It's essential to start with gathering and organizing all your evidence, including the body cam and CCTV...View More
Stay and find work by obtaining a green card through an employer. If she can not find work before her visa runs out they are thinking of getting married because they eventually want to wed. Can she marry my son and get a green card and work in the U.S. but not give up her Chinese citizenship? She... View More
My 72 yr old Aunt has advanced dementia, is being cared for by her sister (my Mom) and has thousands in credit card debt. My Mom is paying the debt but needs extra help to care for my aunt and doesn't have the money to pay for it. Can she stop paying the cc debt (from my Aunt's social... View More
While Social Security payments are exempt from judgment creditors in PA (and almost all other places), a creditor with a judgment can require the debtor to appear for deposition in aid of execution, or force responses to other forms of discovery in aid of execution.
In Philadelphia, to obtain a court order for a live birth record, you would typically go to the family court or the court of common pleas, as they handle matters related to vital records and personal documents. The specific division or department within the courthouse can vary, so it's a good...View More
Probate court rules can vary from county to county, but in your situation, a "family agreement", which usually deals with matters of both distribution and procedures, would be a good place to provide that you are to be the personal representative and that you are to serve without bond...View More
In Pennsylvania, the landlord's responsibility for mold-related injuries depends on the case's specific circumstances. However, landlords generally must maintain their rental properties in a habitable condition. This means they must take steps to prevent mold growth and remediate any mold...View More
e.g., An estate is established, no will exists. Probate (and some non-probate) items will be included on the Inheritance Tax Return filed for the estate. There also exist some non-probate items with beneficiaries named (e.g. IRA, annuities). Can the beneficiary file their own Inheritance tax... View More
In PA, the "estate tax" is levied upon the fair market value of the benefit distributed. Usually, the Will provides that the Estate will pay all debts, and that includes the tax on bequests. Once paid, the distributed benefit gets the "stepped up basis" to its fair market...View More
Every court will have different procedures on whether or not these requests are granted, but generally speaking, yes you can apply to terminate your probation early. Once you have completed all of the required conditions, assuming you did not have any complaints or issues while on probation, you...View More
If you are 18 and receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) checks, these funds are legally yours. Your grandmother does not have the right to withhold your SSDI checks, regardless of your refusal to give her money. As an adult, you have legal control over your finances, including any...View More
I have been a manager at a large retailer for the past 9 years, my coworker who was hired at a higher position and then stepped down and was able to keep his pay and now makes 13000 more then me, he has only been with the company for 2 years vs. myself who has been with the company for 18 years. We... View More
You did not reveal your gender, but among other potential claims, you may have a cause of action under the the Equal Pay Act, which requires that men and women in the same workplace be given equal pay for equal work. The jobs need not be identical, but they must be substantially equal and this is...View More
The husband went and got a PFA on the wife and had her removed from her home the home is in her name only after the PFA was granted the husband took a stroke and is currently in the hospital still now because of this PFA she is not able to see her husband or get back in her home because of the... View More
In Pennsylvania, if your friend is facing a situation where she is removed from her home due to a Protection From Abuse (PFA) order, despite the home being in her name, she should consider seeking legal counsel to address this complex situation.
The fact that the home is solely in her name...View More
I’m a witness for the COMMON wealth of PA and was subpoenaed to testify for a domestic violence case against my legal husband. I wrote an affidavit for the police the day it happened. So if I refuse to testify against my legal husband will I be held in contempt or am I able to use Spousal... View More
If you are subpoenaed to testify in a domestic violence criminal case against your husband in Pennsylvania, you can be held in contempt of court for refusing to testify even if you are the victim/witness. Here are some key reasons why:
- Spousal privilege generally only applies in civil...View More
In the context of probation, the right to travel, as protected under the 14th Amendment, can be lawfully restricted. Probation often comes with conditions that aim to ensure public safety and facilitate rehabilitation, and these conditions can include travel restrictions. The Supreme Court has...View More
In Pennsylvania, if your fiancée is in jail serving a sentence of 15-30 years despite there being no victim, witnesses, or weapon, and his attempts at habeas corpus and suppression of evidence have been denied, the Post Conviction Relief Act (PCRA) petition he has filed is a crucial step. The PCRA...View More
Hello everyone! Im currently in process of getting citizenship. I have been a gc holder for 5 years and I went to my biometrics appointment last Wednesday. Now im trying to get ready for interview process.
When i got the gc i was in my senior year at... View More
Regarding your concern about breaking continuous residency for your N-400 application, it's important to note that trips outside the U.S. for more than six months but less than a year can potentially disrupt continuous residency.
However, if these trips were for a specific purpose...View More
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