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Filing a new fraud waiver if your first one is denied

Dear Atty. Gurfinkel: I entered the US under an assumed name. When I filed for adjustment of status, I had ...
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USCIS clarifies certain naturalization eligibility requirements

The USCIS recently updated its Policy Manual on when a lawful permanent resident (LPR) is eligible to file for naturalization ...
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The September 2016 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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DHS finally publishes “final” expanded provisional waiver rule for 3/10 year bar!!

On July 29, 2016, the USCIS finally published their FINAL rule expanding eligibility for a provisional waiver of the 3\10 ...
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Breaking news! DHS finally publishes “final” expanded provisional waiver rule for 3/10 year bar!!

On July 29, 2016, the USCIS finally published their FINAL rule expanding eligibility for a provisional waiver of the 3\10 ...
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Conditional Green Card holders can petition certain family members even while still conditional residents

Dear Attorney Gurfinkel: I married a US citizen after my child's 18th birthday and am now a conditional resident. I ...
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I’m tired and just want to give up and go back home!

Many Filipinos consult with me saying they are sad, lonely, and depressed over their immigration situation, and just want to ...
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The August 2016 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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Being waved across the border could constitute “inspection” for adjustment of status

In most cases, in order for a person to adjust status (obtain a green card) in the U.S., the person ...
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