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Can I Cancel My Husband's or Wife's Green Card?

The sad reality of marriage is that statistically about 50% of all marriages end up in divorce. Things get even more complicated when a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident has filed a petition for spouse’s permanent residence but then no longer wishes to pursue the process due to a breakdown of the relationship. 596 more words

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Philippines—Top source country for permanent residents to Canada in 2014

Philippines—Top source country for permanent residents to Canada in 2014

Ottawa — Canada welcomed more than 40,000 permanent residents from the Philippines in 2014—up over 30 percent from 2013, making the Philippines Canada’s top source country for permanent residents last year. 180 more words


My mum was pregnant with me at the time my parents traveled to Australia, so I kind of went on that backpacker trip I haven’t returned from. 159 more words


Toronto terror suspect ordered detained

TORONTO – A Pakistani man accused of plotting bomb attacks on downtown Toronto has been ordered to remain in detention.

Jahanzeb Malik has been in custody since his arrest a week ago – his next hearing is April 14. 93 more words


H-1b Visa Spouses Eligible for Employment Authorization

In an announcement today, the Department of Homeland Security will permit eligibility for employment authorization to H-4 dependent spouses.  These eligible H-4 dependent spouses are those married to an H-1b nonimmigrant seeking lawful permanent resident status through their employer. 133 more words

Updated Status of Immigration’s DACA and DAPA

Last week, a Federal Judge in Texas ordered an injunction to stop the President’s Executive Order on immigration which was issued on November 2014.  This injunction, however, only affects the Expanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents. 113 more words

Delay in Green Cards for Parents of U.S. Citizens

Our Los Angeles immigration attorneys have just learned at the Los Angeles USCIS District Director’s meeting that there is substantial delay for petitions from U.S. citizen sons and daughters to parents for adjustment of status. 122 more words