During the naturalization process is the 'physical presence' requirement (a minimum of 913 days in the U.S. in the 5 years prior to filing) still a factor between approval of an applicant's petition and their taking the oath of citizenship? To put it plainly, will someone who has successfully completed the adjudication of their petition be at risk of denial at the oath ceremony if they subsequently exceed the 'physical presence' threshold, yet maintain 'continuous residence'?
J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice, as not all the facts are known. You should retain an attorney to review all the facts specific to your case in order to receive advise specific to your case. The statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship. Answers on Avvo can only be general ones, as specific answers would require knowledge of all the facts. As such, they may or may not apply to the question.
Yes as you are not a citizen until after your oath.
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Yes as the other attorneys stated. Speak with an attorney if you are not sure as you are not yet a Citizen.
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