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Can someone that is married to a U.S. Citizen & was deported in the year 2008 from Washington obtain legal status,

Atlanta, GA |
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At a very minimum, permission to reapply for admission and waivers will be required. Whether it can be done depends on the reasons for the deportation.

You should retain an experienced immigration lawyer to review all the facts, advise you, and handle the case. You can find one through

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Possibly. He will need a waiver. Why was he deported



Need of documentation


That depends on the facts not in your post.

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