If I'm applying for the dream act and I'm married could that affect my application?

Asked 8 months ago - Charleston, SC

Immigration dream act

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  1. Carlos Andres Lopez


    Contributor Level 12


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . First, the Dream Act was never passed. Second, you are referring to applying for DACA or Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals. Third, whether you are married does not affect whether you are granted DACA. Best Of Luck.

  2. Daniel Patrick Hanlon


    Contributor Level 19


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . Marriage does not cause a person to lose benefits under the DACA Program.

  3. Alexus Paul Sham


    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . There is no dream act. You are referring to DACA. If you entered the country illegally you most likely will need a waiver and have to return to your home country for a green card. Your best option is to consult an immigration attorney.

    Alexus P. Sham alexuspshamesq@gmail.com (917) 498-9009. The above information is only general in nature and does... more
  4. J Charles Ferrari

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . There is no Dream Act. If you are referring to DACA, a marriage would not impact the case.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  5. Stephen D. Berman


    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . If a DREAM Act is ever passed, it may make a difference. Regarding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, it should not make any difference.

    The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an... more

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