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Can i use a signed statement from the grandfather that he really stay in USA more than 5 years to attached it with N-600K?

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we expect a new baby and the delivery will be in Canada, the mom is USA citizen but she did not spend 5 years inside and the dad is a green card holder.

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  1. You can if you wish, but it won't be of any use for citizenship transmittal purposes as far as you are concerned. Mom needs to file for your immigrant visa with the US consulate in Montreal, and once you are admitted in LPR status, file for your N-600 in the US.

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  2. You need a lawyer before you do anything. Do yourself and you family a favor. Find one and soon. You assume we know you facts here. Based on what you wrote in your post, it is impossible to answer this question. As a general matter an affidavit can be used as evidence. Whether it will be given a lot of weight is up to the officer working the case.

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  3. Statements under oath are used all the time in immigration cases.

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