South Dakota Immigration Law Questions & Answers

Q: travel abroad LPR, misdemeanor for simple possession of 2 oz or less marijuana, 1yr max sentence, inadmissible?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Immigration Law for South Dakota on
Answered on Mar 12, 2018
Hector E. Quiroga's answer
Yes. The maximum amount you can possess is 30 grams, and 2oz is closer to 50 grams. If you leave you will likely have trouble returning to the US.

Q: Hello, Can I file for green card together with my wife who is now working under TPS status? Thanks

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for South Dakota on
Answered on Aug 3, 2016
Shan Dimitris Potts' answer
You can not apply for a green card for your wife when you do not have one, you did mention you are applying under EB2 but there is no guarantee that your petition might be approved. You can only apply after yours gets approved.

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