I am a permanent US resident since 1993. I am 29 years old and have recieved all my education in the US- I am a Mechanical Engineer and make 104k yearly. My wife and I have been married for 8 years now and we have 3 children ages 4, 6, and 8 whom are all US Citizens. I work in Fort Worth, Tx. My wife, kids and I have been separated for many months now due to my employment. She wants to take the risk and see if I can cross her through the Sarita Checkpoint in South Texas so that she can be with me in Fort Worth. I petitioned for her US Permanent Residence as a sponsor about 7 years ago but she has to go to Mexico to be considered because her mother brought her illegally in 2001 when she was 8 years old. In March 2017, she applied for DACA and about 2 months ago USCIS requested additional documentation. We are still waiting for approval. What are the risks if we try to cross Sarita Checkpoint? Can I lose my residence? What will happen to our kids and us if we get stopped by immigration? Is there a high chance we can make it through? Can her DACA or Residence be compromised?
Do NOT allow her to travel past that checkpoint. What you need to do is file a 601A waiver for her so she can get her green card at the US consulate and avoid the ten-year bar.
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