Can I renew expiring permanent green card if now divorced from US citizen?

Asked over 1 year ago - Brea, CA

I maintain my status but am currently residing outside of US? will there be any problem in renewing my permamnent green card? please help!

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  1. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . That depends on how long you have been outside the US and whether you have a reentry permit.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  2. Norma Lorenzo

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    Answered . Hi hope that you are well. How long have you been outside of the US? I think the issue is not the divorce but how long you have remained outside of the country and weather they will consider your greencard to have been abandoned. Good Luck and best regards.

  3. Irene Vaisman

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    Answered . I agree

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