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USCIS has issued guidance on the Special Immigrant Juvenile classification.

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USCIS has issued guidance on the Special Immigrant Juvenile classification. On October 11, USCIS issued 3 adopted Administrative Appeals Office decisions that clarified the requirements for a Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) classification. On November 19, USCIS… 

AAO Grants Motion to Reopen for TPS Applicant Where Notary Falsely Claimed to Be an Attorney

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In a nonprecedent decision, the AAO granted the motion to reopen and remanded, finding that the applicant met all of the Lozada requirements, and satisfied his burden of showing that his delay in filing for Temporary Protected Status (TPS)… 

AAO Grants 212(i) Waiver to Brazilian Spouse of USC

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In an unpublished 2/6/12 decision, the AAO granted a 212(i) waiver. The AAO found that the applicant’s U.S. citizen spouse would face emotional, psychological, and financial hardships upon separation from the applicant.