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which is faster: mother` permanent resident petition for son over 21 or brother` us citizen` petition for brother?

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my mother is a lawful permanent resident now and I want to petition for my brother who still lives outside the united states. is it possible to tell which way will be faster : mother petition for son who is older than 21 or brother `US citizen` petition for brother who is over 21 ? thank you in advance.

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He is single


It's faster for your mother to petition. It'll take at least 7 years providing he remains unmarried

thanks for your valuable putin. He is unmarried.


Is your brother single or married?

single.


Is your brother single or married?

single

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What if the silbing is married?


Oct 28,2006 Met online in Yahoo messenger
Dec 2,2007 Traveled to Morocco and decided to stay
Jan 7,2008 Got married in Zaio
Mar 2,2008 Got my Moroccan residency
Oct 23,2008 Direct Consular filed at consulate
Oct 31,2008 Got interview call for Dec 22nd
Nov 11,2008 Medical exam done
Dec 22,2008 Interview and got approved
Dec 23,2008 Visa issued, thanks to God
Jan 20,2009 Flew home to Texas.
Jan 21,2009 Living and working in Los Fresnos, Texas
Oct 30,2010 Filed I-751 Lifting of Conditions
Nov 2, 2010 NOA1
Dec 10,2010 Biometrics
Mar 23,2011 Approved Lifting of Conditions
Oct 28,2011 Filed N-400 Naturalization
Nov 02,2011 NOA 1
Nov 28,2011 Recd text/email placed inline for interview schedule
Dec 01,2011 Recd text/email interview scheduled,pending letter
Jan 10,2012 Interview Date
Jan 10,2012 Interview Cancelled and will be rescheduled per
USCIS as Farid can only interview after Jan 20th
Feb 23,2012 Citizenship Interview Date-Farid passed. Wohoo
July 6,2012 Oath Ceremony-McAllen Texas

March 20,2013 Petitioned for Momma

March 9, 2015 Momma arrives in Texas to live with us.

January 30, 2016 Momma leaves back to Morocco for a visit.

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What if the silbing is married?

hi

based on your timeline, you could have filed for your sibling when you filed for your mom

it is better for you to file, because your mom just got here and has to wait 5 years to become a USC, then a petition for married children take over 10 years

so the wait will be over 15 years

while if you file for him or her, the wait is over 12 years, so it's faster if you file

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