Tag Archives: US immigration

Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Green Card

What is VAWA?


The Violence Against Women Act, known as VAWA, was established in order for immigrant victims of substantial physical, mental, emotional and domestic abuse who were the spouse, children or parent of a United States citizen or lawful permanent resident to get help and self-petition to receive a green card without relying...

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Immigration Grounds for Inadmissibility to the U.S.

What circumstances would make someone inadmissible to enter the United States?

A non-citizen can be denied admission to the U.S. and removed or denied a green card and adjustment to lawful permanent resident status if he or she has a ground of inadmissibility. There are numerous grounds of inadmissibility.  The most commonly applied grounds...

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