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Marriage Immigration In The United States

Marriage immigration is when a non-citizen marries a citizen of the United States.  To live in the United States permanently, an immigrant must hold a valid visa. According to U.S. law, the immediate relatives and family preferences of a U.S. citizen or permanent...

How Can You Be Deported Away From Your Kids?

How can you get deported if you have a minor child in the US? Unfortunately, deportation is commonly faced by those who are undocumented or been convicted of certain crimes. Statistics indicate that in the year 2018, almost 250,000 immigrants had been deported. Many...

USCIS accepting new DACA and advance parole applications

In December 2020, the federal court system ordered the Department of Homeland Security to restore the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The agency has again begun accepting new DACA applications, DACA renewals, and applications for advance parole for...

Understanding the K-1 visa

Often referred to as the “fiancé visa,” the K-1 visa has become much more well-known thanks to the TLC reality TV show “90 Day Fiancé.” For residents of California who are trying to find a way to get legal U.S. residency for their spouses, there is plenty of...

How to qualify for asylum

Asylum protection is available to foreign nationals living in California who are unable to return to their home countries due to fears of persecution. The motive for this persecution is often race, religion, or other factors that make an alien a target for oppression....

How does a person qualify for a religious visa?

People come to the United States for different reasons. They may want to marry an American. They may wish to find work that they cannot get in their home country. But you might have a different reason to want to reside in the U.S. You may feel you have a religious...

Can you appeal an immigration decision?

As an immigrant in California, what can you do if you want to live permanently in the country? You must go through the application process, whether you aim for a green card, a work visa or citizenship.  If your application for immigration gets denied at first, it can...