Obama's dream act if I currently holding a temporary green card?
New York, NY |
I have a 2 year green card , I'm married to a US citizen - but we are planning on divorcing - so my question is - can I go the dream act route instead of pursuing the i751 waiver through marriage? I otherwise qualify for Obama's law.
No, but you can still remove the conditions if you get divorced, just make sure to work with an attorney. My firm handles 751 petitions and uncontested divorces in NY.
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No need. You should be fine without "Dream Act." Especially, when nobody knows how and when exactly it will be implemented.
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My understanding is that you should be fine, however you will want to check with your immigration counsel anyway. I wish you the best of luck with both matters.
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