My husband call me that I was violating the law because left him when I'm his obligation. I left him because he gave me too much emotional pain and I can't handle anymore. He wants me to return to my home country and sign the divorce paper.
No. You're not "violating the law." You may have work to do to stay here.
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No, but you should find a local immigration attorney to help you with your next steps.
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It is not an immigration violation to leave husband in itself. There may be means for you to remain in the US. Please consult a family law attorney regarding the divorce and an immigration attorney for immigration assistance.
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