Deportation

Guidance and resources for people facing deportation or removal proceedings, including information about their legal rights and options.

How long does it take to resolve a deportation appeal in the United States?

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It takes an average of 6 months to resolve a deportation appeal, but it can take years for the court to reach a decision. If you have not yet started your appeal process, you may use Form 42A or Form 42B to apply for cancellation of removal. Do not face these complex procedures alone. At […]

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42B Immigration Form: the remedy for cancellation of removal in the United States

El Formulario 42B de inmigracion, es también conocido como Solicitud de Cancelación de Expulsión y Ajuste de Estatus

Form 42B is a critical tool that can help eligible individuals secure their place in the community they have come to call home. Through this tool, an immigrant can apply for cancellation of removal. cancellation of removal before an immigration judge. Don’t face deportation proceedings alone. At Urbina Immigration Law we are here to help

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Conditional residency by marriage: what happens if I divorce before permanent residency?

Si le acechan dudas como que pasa si me divorcio antes de la residencia permanente o que pasa con las pruebas de matrimonio para inmigracion que necesito, estamos aqui para ayudarle

If you are married to a U.S. citizen and plan to obtain permanent residency through marriage, but are facing a possible separation or divorce, it is important to know the legal implications and possible consequences. If you are plagued by questions such as “What happens if I divorce before permanent residency?” or “What about the

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Juvenile Visa (SIJS) Approved: What’s next? Find out everything you need to know

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For many young Latino immigrants, the process of obtaining Special Immigrant Juvenile Juvenile Status (SIJS) can be a long and difficult road. However, after the difficulties of the process and with good legal help, it is possible to get the SIJS or Juvenile Visa approval. Now, immediately after receiving this great news, many people ask,

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U Visa Benefits: Which crimes are pardonable and which are not

que delitos perdona la visa u

Victims of skilled crimes face many obstacles when seeking immigration relief. In addition to the emotional aftermath of the crime, you may have immigration problems if you are not a U.S. citizen. That’s where the U visa comes in. The U visa grants immunity from certain crimes and can provide a pathway to legal residency.

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Obstacles to the immigration process: What crimes does immigration not forgive?

Si esta iniciando su proceso de inmigracion, es importante que conozca que delitos no perdona inmigracion

If you are starting your immigration process, it is important that you know what crimes are not forgiven by immigration. Crimes of violence, drug-related crimes, fraud and firearms-related crimes can be a major obstacle in your immigration process. The type of crime, the seriousness and the age at which it was committed are important factors

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What is a Migratory Waiver and how should I apply for it?

perdón migratorio

Also known as a migratory waiver, an immigration pardon is a pardon granted by the U.S. government to aliens who have violated U.S. laws. It is usually granted to any immigrant alien who is found inadmissible within the United States after having violated the law. When applying for any type of U.S. visa, immigration authorities

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What are the requirements to obtain U.S. citizenship?

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Many immigrants wish to obtain U.S. citizenship because it provides many rights. However, being a U.S. citizen also comes with many responsibilities as well. In this article we will provide you with information about U.S. citizenship and the requirements to obtain it. Who are U.S. citizens? By law, persons born within the United States are

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