Do I have to request for transfering my case if I have moved to another state?

Asked over 2 years ago - Jamaica, NY

I have filed my asylem application in virginia. In the immigration office they denied me and set another appointment before judge. I have moved to New York city now. I declared them my address had changed. Can I keep my case in Virginaq still while they send the letters to my new address in NY?

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    Answered . No. You must request a change of venue.

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    Answered . I agree change venue and file address change with the court as well.

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