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my adjustemnt of status through marriage to my wife was denied by immigrantion judge & my apeal is now pending decision before the bia how long should i expect to wait before a decision is made. and can i file for ead as i await the decision i'm i eligible?

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You should be able to file for an EAD.
BIA decisions can take 6 months or more many times

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There is no set time for appeals. They take however long they take.

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