Is there a way to find out if my husbands green card is still active?

Asked over 1 year ago - Minneapolis, MN

We lost a lot of documentation in a fire and other than the green card number we have nothing. We would like to check the status since he got the green card back in 1995

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . You can order his file from the USCIS through the Freedom of Information Act.

    (213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration... more
  2. Irene Vaisman

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    Answered . you can obtain his entire immigration record through FOIA. But if he was not in removal proceedings, not left the US to abandon residency, nothing should have happened to his green card status or I am not understanding you

    This is not legal advice and a client attorney relationship is not created. For a free consultation call (718)234-5588.
  3. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . If he is still in the USA, yes it is. Now you know.

    NYC EXPERIENCED IMMIGRATION ATTORNEYS www.myattorneyusa.com; email: info@myattorneyusa.com; Phone: (866)... more
  4. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . If he has not left the US, then he needs to apply for a replacement.

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

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