I was in an abusive marriage for 10 years I finally gathered enough courage to say I've had enough
I filed a for vawa and submitted my petition with police reports gathered over a 10 year period plus affidavit support. My case status still states on January 1st, we received your. ....... should I worry?
VAWA cases take some time to process. Waiting more than six months is not unusual. The fact that you have not heard anything does not mean that you should worry. But make sure you keep USCIS notified of any changes of address in case they need to contact you.
For some reason, you posted this as an alimony question, which means it won't get answered as it is seen by divorce attorneys and hidden from immigration lawyers, who may be able to answer if they see it. I'll try and move it to the immigration area on AVVO (I'm not an immigration lawyer so I can;t answer you).
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