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

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

Minneapolis, MN -

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Carl Michael Shusterman

Carl Michael Shusterman

Immigration Attorney - Los Angeles, CA
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
Irene Vaisman

Irene Vaisman

Immigration Attorney - New York, NY
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

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Alexander Joseph Segal

Alexander Joseph Segal

Immigration Attorney - New York, NY
Answered

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

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J Charles Ferrari

J Charles Ferrari

Immigration Attorney - Los Angeles, CA
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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