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Newly Announced Immigration Action

On November 20, 2014 President Obama asked the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Attorney General to undertake new, more inclusive recommendations on reforming the United States' broken immigration system through his executive orders. The following 10 areas, confined to the law, can take action to increase border security, focus enforcement resources and...

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Who is a Spouse under U.S. Immigration Law?

How is a Spouse defined under U.S. immigration law?

A spouse is a legally wedded partner.  Merely living together does not qualify a marriage for immigration. Common Law spouses may qualify as spouses for immigration purposes depending on the laws of the country where the common-law marriage occurs. In cases of polygamy,...

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U.S. Naturalization

General Eligibility Requirements for U.S. Naturalization

Filing your application with USCIS to become a naturalized U.S. citizen is a very exciting process with the end result of becoming a United States citizen. This article discusses the general requirements and process to become a naturalized U.S. citizen.

Have a U.S. citizen parent? Then you...

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