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At the interview do you think we should say we met before I got my visaF1 they would charge as fraud and deny the green card.

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we knew each other before i asked for the visa F1 but i lied the fact i had a friend or bofriend in usa. Now we are married and we have a baby too. Should we le or say the truth?

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Talk to a lawyer before you 'make up' any more stories that aren't true.

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Hire a lawyer who can advise you after hearing all of your details.

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There are serious consequences for lying. You need to talk to an attorney to try to straighten out your situation. There should be a good solution for you.

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Please meet with an attorney and do not discuss any further details of your case in this public forum. Intentional misrepresentation of material facts can lead to the denial of your green card. Talk to an attorney about how this is best avoided.

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