Fraud waiver approved for Client who used fake identity documents to obtain residency in the United Kingdom and then used the same documents when he was petitioned by his U.S. citizen wife. Client can now reenter the United States and join his wife who serves in the U.S. Navy.
We filed a provisional waiver application and the same was approved. However, U.S. consulate/ embassy, Philippines denied the immigrant visa based on unlawful presence and fraud waiver (he entered the USA as Crewman initially). We filed a waiver application and the same has been approved by the USCIS.
The BIA ruled that after an immigration judge has set a deadline for filing relief, the respondent’s opportunity to file the application may be deemed waived, prior…