My priority date is current, but I was arrested last year due to DV and the case was settled as CPC 415- disturbing peace, I am still in probation and in the middle of 52 weeks batterer program. Can I submit I-485 now or should I wait the 52 weeks program to complete or probation end?
Best if you finish that "batterer program" and show some rehabilitation. But they could still get you for admitting to all this.. Don't make a move without an experienced immigration lawyer at your side on this one..
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You need to wait until you finish probation as well as the 52 week batterer program.
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I am unfamiliar with the California programs, but I would normally recommend that clients wait until the (successful) completion of probation before filing the I-485 as the best practice.
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