The immigrant should seriously consider talking to an immigration attorney.
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VAWA cases are difficult. The TRO is a piece of evidence, but not necessary in every case. You are going to have to give a detailed statement about the abuse. The statement and your credibility will be crucial to getting a VAWA approval. Consult with an immigration attorney to make the best strategy possible.
The immigrant really needs to schedule a consultation with an experienced immigration attorney. There are many elements the immigrant must establish to have a VAWA application approved. A TRO is just one type of evidence that may be submitted. Whether it will be enough depends upon more information about the relationship.
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