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Will I Lose My Green Card If I Get A Divorce?

Will I Lose My Green Card If I Get A Divorce?

If you are a married immigrant who is living in the United States with a green card holder or a US citizen, divorce or annulment could impact your imm...

DHS Rules Then Rescinds ICE Foreign Student Visa Rule

DHS Rules Then Rescinds ICE Foreign Student Visa Rule

On July 6, the Department of Human Services (DHS) implemented a new rule to be enforced by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that would ban fo...

What’s The Difference Between a K-1 and a Spousal Visa?

What’s The Difference Between a K-1 and a Spousal Visa?

Many people confuse a K-1 Visa with a spousal visa. The difference between a K-1 and a spousal visa are as follows: a K-1 visa is for a foreign fiance...

What Is a CR1 Visa?

What Is a CR1 Visa?

We are often asked what a CR1 visa stands for. CR1 is a category used by USCIS to identify a conditional legal permanent resident spouse of a United S...

July 17 Deadline to Free Migrant Children in Detention

July 17 Deadline to Free Migrant Children in Detention

A federal judge has ordered that the United States government must free migrant children from family detention by July 17 due to COVID conditions. Chi...

How To Expedite a Work Permit

How To Expedite a Work Permit

If you have an urgent need for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to make a decision on your work permit application, you can ask for e...

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