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Can I Leave the U.S. While Waiting for a Green Card?

As lawful permanent residents, green card holders have the right to leave the United States and return at will, provided that they don’t remain outside the country for more than a year. However, the rules are somewhat different for individuals ...
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USCIS Now Accepting Green Card Applications Under LRIF

Exciting news for Liberian nationals: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is now accepting Green Card applications from certain Liberian nationals. The new process was created by Section 7611 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020, Liberian ...
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New Criteria For Inadmissibility On Public Charge Grounds

News of the new criteria for “Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds” has swept through the immigrant communities like wildfire since its announcement on August 12, 2019. Millions of current and prospective immigrants are wondering how the new rules may affect ...
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What Counts as Proof of Eligibility to Work in the US?

Each year millions of individuals and families head towards the United States in hopes of finding meaningful employment as well as opportunities to better themselves as well as their families. Often, the process of legally immigrating to the United States ...
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I Renewed My Green Card and Haven’t Received It

Processing times can vary from case to case, but it generally takes USCIS 4 – 9 months to process a green card renewal application. On average, most applicants receive their green cards within 7 months of filing. During that time, ...
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