Can h4 apply for vawa? I have 9 years old US citizen daughter.
I am sorry to hear that you have been abused by your spouse.
You need to have been battered or subjected to extreme cruelty by a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident spouse or parent ... not a person on H-1B.
None-the-less, you should go to a safe place. Here is a shelter close to you: http://www.cchoalbany.org/emergency-shelter
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Not at this time. They are working on expanding VAWA protections, but for now, you may be able to qualify for a work permit. If you were hurt or the acts you were subjected can be qualified as domestic violence, you may have a chance with a U visa.
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