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I am u.s. citizen can i apply for green card for my nephew.

Saint Louis, MO |

Nephew lives in Pakistan , It is life threatning to live in Pakistan. Iwant to get him out of that country.

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no such family category. He needs to look at other options

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Unfortunately there is no category for a citizen to petition for his or her nephew. In some cases you may be able to petition for your brother or sister and list the nephew as a derivative beneficiary on the application, but you cannot petition for the nephew directly. Good luck! - 312.641.0771 - The information above is general in nature and is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship between us. It is intended simply as background material, is current only as of its indicated date, and may not include important details and special rules that could be applicable to your case. You should consult an attorney directly before acting or refraining from action.

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