Only the relative can authorize release of his or her records. USCIS is national in scope, so any attorney can help you request records under the Freedom of Information Act.
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The relative's records can be obtained under a FOIA request, but he has to sign to authorize the release of his records. Will be happy to help.
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Have the subject of the records sign and file a FOIA.
If you are trying to get records without their permission... it can not be done.
Use the search for a lawyer feature of AVVO if you are trying to help a relative and aren't trying to investigate them without their permission.
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