It's been 6 months and I still don't have an answer for my deferred action application.. what should I do??

Asked over 1 year ago - Miami, FL

Hello I apply for the deferred action in Sept. And did my biometrics on Oct 4th since then I haven't received an answer. I'm worried since it's been 6 months since I applied and don't know what to do..

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . Be patient. The USCIS has a huge backlog of applications.

    Please click the link below for additional information.

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

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    Answered . Keep waiting ... they've 'working' their way through 3/4 of a MILLION applications ... 180 days isn't too long to be waiting.

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It... more
  3. Jeffrey Adam Devore

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    Answered . I agree with my colleagues.

    While this answer is provided by a Florida Bar Certified Expert in Immigration and Nationality Law, it is for... more

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