my visa still in california center. i am 25 years, married and have daughter. my petition applied on 2007
More information is needed. In some situations, the law may help, but the fact that your father died during processing may complicate matters.
I strongly recommend an appointment with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who is familiar with benefits for those whose petitioner has passed away. There are two sections that may provide answers, but an attorney should spend enough time to carefully evaluate your claim and discuss all of your immigration and visa options. Good luck.
If you resided in the U.S. at the time of your father's death you should be able to continue to pursue permanent residency exactly as before despite your father's death, although at a certain point you will need to have another relative file an affidavit of support upon your behalf. If you were not residing in the U.S. when your father died, then you can ask USCIS to reinstate his petition upon your behalf, but only if there are sufficient "humanitarian reasons" why it should be reinstated. Again, a substitute sponsor would eventually be required. Depending upon how your father got his permanent residency there may be other ways of expediting the process.
Yes ... but only if you satisfy certain requirements . . .
Your post suggests that possibility may exist in your case. I would suggest you talk to an experienced immigration attorney with all the information. Best Wishes!
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