We are both males. I live in California my partner lives in Windsor Ontario Canada. I am recently devorced and have a 6 year old son. I am a Dietary Manager at a care facility and my partner is a Union sheet metal worker. We are engaged and have been together for two years.
You need to speak with a Canadian immigration attorney. This is a US immigration law forum.
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Hope you find happiness in a more progressive place, but we still can't advise you on Canadian laws.
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Here are the names of a couple of good Canadian immigration lawyers in Toronto: Heather Segal and Joel Guberman.
(213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.