I was married to my ex husband for 3 years, after he was abusivr and cheated we decided to get a divorce. He was always bitter and felt like I gave up on the marriage and ‘used him’. He was always making threats about how he would sabotage my future citizenship ( we were married still when my permanent residency got approved) but I heard through friends that he was making complaints to uscis about me...
I have my interview coming up in nyc and I’m scared, I know I haven’t done anything wrong but I have anxiety if he tried to sabotage me, is there anything I can do to protect myself? I know he wants to try and ruin my chances of being a citizen. Is there any way that they could ask me about my prior marriage or try and arrest me just from hear say?
Experienced lawyers please give advice
We were married 3 years I have permenent resedency as it stands and my citizenship interview is Jan 3rd.
The best advice anyone can give you is to hire an attorney for this process. An experienced immigration attorney can help you to explain why you decided to divorce and to present evidence that you married in good faith and not for immigration purposes.
Also, if you are no longer married to him, you are not eligible to obtain your citizenship until you have been a permanent resident for 5 years. Best of luck.
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