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What Is The Difference Between a Green Card and Citizenship?

Posted on December 4, 2016 in
One question that frequently arises for immigrants is the distinction between being a citizen and a permanent resident (otherwise known as having a green card). Although both citizens and green card holders have the legal right to live in the United States, the two commonly referred-to legal terms carry very different meanings. Citizenship Being...
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What you need to know about the changes to the 601A Provisional Waiver Rule

Posted on October 12, 2016 in
On July 29, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security implemented changes to the original provisional waiver rule. The changes impact millions of undocumented immigrants who seek legal permanent residency and promote family unity by reducing the time that eligible individuals are separated from their families while they complete immigration processing abroad. The New 601A...
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The Basics of Immigration Bonds

Posted on July 23, 2016 in
Being detained, regardless of the circumstance, is never fun and almost always a bit nerve-racking. Being detained when you’re a non-citizen only serves to increase the fear and uncertainty. If someone you love has been detained by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), he or she may be eligible for an immigration bond....
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What are the Advantages of Hiring an Immigration Lawyer?

Posted on June 22, 2016 in
When it comes to hiring an attorney, we understand your doubt. Lawyers don’t exactly have the most encouraging reputations (we’ve heard the lawyer jokes!) and the cost is often a big factor for those with legal troubles. If you have immigration issues, you may also have additional concerns about exposing your immigration status and...
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Three Important Reasons Why You Should Apply for a 601A Waiver if Your Spouse is Undocumented

Posted on June 11, 2016 in
As the spouse of an undocumented immigrant, worry and concern are most likely a constant and unwelcome presence in your life. What will happen to the kids and me if my spouse gets deported? What if my spouse has to hide forever? Can we survive if my spouse can’t ever get a decent job?...
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