Citizenship revocation

My husband is going to lose his US citizenship for immigration fraud. I got my green card and citizenship through him. Will I also lose my citizenship if he loses his, since he is the one who sponsored me?

Paterson, NJ -

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Irene Vaisman

Irene Vaisman

Immigration Attorney - New York, NY
Answered

Possibly

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Stephen D. Berman

Stephen D. Berman

Immigration Attorney - Chicago, IL
Answered

It is possible, if you immigrated as a derivative and he was not entitled to the visa as the primary visa beneficiary.

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Harry Asatrian

Harry Asatrian

Immigration Attorney - Paramus, NJ
Answered

Taking away someone's U.S. citizenship is not so easy. It will depend on many factors including your complicity or lack there of for one. I strongly urge that you seek immigration counsel with experience in complex immigration litigation to protect your rights under the law. Good luck!

Obadan Unuigbojie Iziokhai

Obadan Unuigbojie Iziokhai

Immigration Attorney - Worcester, MA
Answered

Unfortunately, yes, because he will be deemed not to have had the requisite status to petition you as an immediate relative.

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