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Applying for adjustment of status/B2 visa

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I am going to apply to adjust my husband status. He came on a b2 visitors visa in October of 2015, we got married in 4/2016 we have been married for ALMOST 3years. I have been a US citizen for 8 months now.. my question is: Once all the paper work is submitted will they look at his visa application (b2) to check for discrepancies? 

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They will review hos whole case.


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We went for a consultation from a lawyer and he want to know if my husband  had check that he was married on the app. Because the lawyer said most of the time when u check married on the visa app. Ur more likely to be approved. But my husband cant remember if he did or not. 

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Well if he was married he will need the Divorce Certificate as apart of the application.


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12 minutes ago, ambless4ev said:

Because the lawyer said most of the time when u check married on the visa app. Ur more likely to be approved.

Sounds like he might already be "married".  Not telling the truth on the visa application isn't something a lawyer can fix.


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There is no waiver for not sure what I put down on my B2 application.


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Waivers aren't decided by you. Immigration decides is a person is eligible for a waiver based on the severity of the infraction.


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2 minutes ago, ambless4ev said:

Thanks Geowrian I definitely agree with u about lying...what if we file a waiver do you think that would help 

A waiver can apply for misrepresentation.

A waiver can't get around needing to provide documentation of a divorce.


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