President Obama has declared that certain young people who qualify may receive deferred action on deportation based on the DREAM Act requirements. There are five basic requirements that must be met... more
The DREAM Act would provide for conditional legal residency and educational opportunities for tens of thousands of undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States before age 16. Find out... more
If you need to obtain a copy of your immigration file, the Freedom of Information Act can help you request it. This guide details the process for requesting immigration records through the Freedom of... more
A legal consultation with a good-to-great immigration attorney is neither cheap nor is it lengthy. The normal length of a consultation is 30 minutes, and it can easily run you several hundred dollars.... more
Do I Have To Be Fluent In English?
You do not have to be perfectly fluent in English to become a U.S. citizen. You do, however, have to show USCIS that you can read, speak, and write basic English.... more
Not everyone who wants a visa is eligible for one. The US State Department classifies people with certain health or behavior characteristics as ineligible and denies them entry. The classifications... more