My case has been closed for over 18 months because failure to prosecute.Can i apply for a greencard in the mean time ?

Asked over 1 year ago - Brooklyn, NY

I have a drug possesion mistermeanor with 6 months probation that was given to me about 4 years ago.On my way back from an overseas trip i was stopped and served with an NTA and my greencard was taken away.

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . You may be setting yourself up for deportation. Show your record of conviction to an experienced immigration attorney.

    (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 . What is happening with the removal proceedings?

    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 . Yes you can. You are still an LPR

    NYC EXPERIENCED IMMIGRATION ATTORNEYS www.myattorneyusa.com; email: info@myattorneyusa.com; Phone: (866)... more
  4. Mark Robert Barr

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    Answered . So are you still in removal proceedings right now? Or did you lose your case in front of the immigration judge?

  5. Dean P Murray

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    Answered . Since Removal proceedings have commenced, you should consult an immigration lawyer immediately.

    IMPORTANT: Mr. Murray's response is NOT legal advice and does NOT create an attorney-client relationship. You... more

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