i came to the us with my 1st child in 2011 while pregnant with my second child. before my 6months stay expired, i applied for an extension and got another 4 months and after that another 4months so in total i got 8 months extension for after baby care. prior to my coming here, my husband would always beat me up and abuse me so much that i lost two pregnancies and had a very hard time while pregnant with the first child.with the second child, i spent most of the pregnancy here in the US and away from him and his family so i was ok. now i am scared of going back to my country and in the process, overstayed 5months in the US.he doesnt want a divorce and is threatening to report my overstay to immigrations and US embassy.please what are the options for me and my 2kids?
You should contact an experienced immigration attorney as soon as possible. If you fear returning to your native country, you may be eligible for asylum, withholding of removal, or relief under the Convention Against Torture. In some circumstances, domestic violence, can constitute persecution.
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