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What are a green card holders’ rights if they get stuck at the airport when returning to the U.S.?

Recently, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) posted a brochure concerning lawful permanent residents’ (LPR or green card holder) rights ...
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How deep will USCIS dig when you file for naturalization?

Many people think that once they obtain their green card, they are now “home free” as far as eligibility and ...
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DACA flight attendant: small misunderstanding causes big problems

Recently, there were news reports from many media outlets about a Texas flight attendant  enrolled in DACA who was told ...
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The April 2019 Priority Dates

Each month, the Visa Office of the State Department publishes, in the Visa Bulletin, the priority dates for that particular ...
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You are supposed to have the opportunity to prove your innocence before being charged with fraud

I’ve had numerous consultations over the years with people who went for their visa interview at the U.S. Embassy, only ...
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ICE has access to AB-60 license information, including the driver’s address

AB-60 licenses allow undocumented immigrants to drive legally in California.  (Note: these licenses merely allow a person to drive legally ...
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There could still be hope after a denial

Many people believe that once their case is denied, that is the end of the line.  No more hope or ...
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The March 2019 Priority Dates

Each month, the Visa Office of the State Department publishes, in the Visa Bulletin, the priority dates for that particular ...
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Can I re-marry my first spouse and petition her?

Dear Atty. Gurfinkel: I divorced my Filipina spouse and married a U.S. citizen who petitioned me for a green card.  ...
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