Hello, My wife sponsored me to adjust my status. We have an interview coming up in two weeks. Most of the documents requested were submitted already. Do I still need to bring copies of them along with the originals? Also, They are asking for my wife's (partitioner) Birth Certificate, she does not have one. She became a naturalized citizen when she was only 16. She is originally from Pakistan and does not even have Pakistani passport or any other ID. It will be almost impossible to get a birth certificate from Pakistan where she does not have any family or friends. Can she just tell them that at the interview and would that satisfy them?.
Definitely bring copies of ALL the documents that you are bringing to the interview. Make sure you organize them in such a fashion that would allow you to quickly find the necessary document.
USCIS needs to verify that your wife is indeed a US citizen. While her US passport is usually a sufficient proof of that, sometimes (usually when there is a doubt as to the authenticity of the passport), USCIS may request to see a Certificate of Naturalization (for those who naturalized) or Birth Certificate (for those born in the US). Since your wife was not born in the US, her birth certificate should not be required to adjust the petitions/applications for adjustment of status.
The interview form is generic. Thus, it may ask for you to bring 'impossible' things.
Yes, even if you sent in copies, bring the originals to the interview.
As for her birth certificate, she should bring the birth 'verification' documents she submitted when she immigrated to the US.
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