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You are going to have to be a lot more specific than that if you want help from members.

Something in your past put you into that category and you know it as you already did the Therapist,  Psychologist, counselor and lawyer route. My best guess is let the lawyer handle it. 


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Met Playing Everquest in 2005
Engaged 9-15-2006
K-1 & 4 K-2'S
Filed 05-09-07
Interview 03-12-08
Visa received 04-21-08
Entry 05-06-08
Married 06-21-08
AOS X5
Filed 07-08-08
Cards Received01-22-09
Roc X5
Filed 10-17-10
Cards Received02-22-11
Citizenship
Filed 10-17-11
Interview 01-12-12
Oath 06-29-12

Citizenship for older 2 boys

Filed 03/08/2014

NOA/fee waiver 03/19/2014

Biometrics 04/15/14

Interview 05/29/14

In line for Oath 06/20/14

Oath 09/19/2014 We are all done! All USC no more USCIS

 

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~~Moved to IMBRA Special Topics, from K1 Progress Reports - As similar threads are discussed here.~~


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Met Playing Everquest in 2005
Engaged 9-15-2006
K-1 & 4 K-2'S
Filed 05-09-07
Interview 03-12-08
Visa received 04-21-08
Entry 05-06-08
Married 06-21-08
AOS X5
Filed 07-08-08
Cards Received01-22-09
Roc X5
Filed 10-17-10
Cards Received02-22-11
Citizenship
Filed 10-17-11
Interview 01-12-12
Oath 06-29-12

Citizenship for older 2 boys

Filed 03/08/2014

NOA/fee waiver 03/19/2014

Biometrics 04/15/14

Interview 05/29/14

In line for Oath 06/20/14

Oath 09/19/2014 We are all done! All USC no more USCIS

 

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I  was 18 she was 13 we had relationship i orginally got charged with felony but got dropped down to misdemeanor delquency minor no offender list no proabtion just jail time that was 5 years ago

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More details are needed - especially regarding any past criminal history (conviction or otherwise).

If the lawyer seems to be addressing the case, then listen to them. If you are doubting their decisions, ask another and/or provide details as to why you are doubting their decisions.

 

Overcoming AWA restrictions is incredibly difficult and typically takes several years at best.

 

Edit: I just saw the couple details posted above...

USCIS uses the AWA criteria as written, not just the criminal disposition. The fact that it was dropped down to a misdemeaner may be a factor but USCIS is not bound to those charges and can consider the individual merits of the case.

Essentially, you need to either:

1) Show that you do not fall under AWA. This is a burden placed on you, not USCIS to show otherwise.

2) Overcome the AWA restriction with a waiver.

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Timelines:

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AOS (I-485 + I-131 + I-765):

9/25/17: sent forms to Chicago

9/27/17: received by USCIS

10/4/17: NOA1 electronic notification received

10/10/17: NOA1 hard copy received. Social Security card being issued in married name (3rd attempt!)

10/14/17: Biometrics appointment notice received

10/25/17: Biometrics

1/2/18: EAD + AP approved (no website update)

1/5/18: EAD + AP mailed

1/8/18: EAD + AP approval notice hardcopies received

1/10/18: EAD + AP received

9/5/18: Interview scheduled notice

10/17/18: Interview

10/24/18: Green card produced notice

10/25/18: Formal approval

10/31/18: Green card received

 

K-1:

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I-129F

12/1/16: sent

12/14/16: NOA1 hard copy received

3/10/17: RFE (IMB verification)

3/22/17: RFE response received

3/24/17: Approved!

3/30/17: NOA2 hard copy received

 

NVC

4/6/2017: Received

4/12/2017: Sent to Riyadh embassy

4/16/2017: Case received at Riyadh embassy

4/21/2017: Request case transfer to Manila, approved 4/24/2017

 

K-1

5/1/2017: Case received by Manila (1 week embassy transfer??? Lucky~)

7/13/2017: Interview: APPROVED!!!

7/19/2017: Visa in hand

8/15/2017: POE

 

 

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We understand your confusion and frustration in a sense, but there are reasons this is in place, protecting the potential incoming immigrant is one. They will have to obviously be told all details about this 'issue', if you manage to get pass USCIS, it probably would come up during the interview as the CO will want to make sure the fiance is fully aware.


08/15/2014 : Met Online

06/30/2016 : I-129F Packet Sent

11/08/2016 : Interview - APPROVED!

11/23/2016 : POE - Dallas, Texas

From sending of I-129F petiton to POE - 146 days.

 

02/03/2017 - Married 

02/24/2017 - AOS packet sent

06/01/2017 - EAD/AP Combo Card Received in mail

12/06/2017 - I-485 Approved

12/14/2017 - Green Card Received in mail - No Interview

 

   

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12 minutes ago, Lukepower said:

I  was 18 she was 13 we had relationship i orginally got charged with felony but got dropped down to misdemeanor delquency minor no offender list no proabtion just jail time that was 5 years ago

Could have been 20 yrs ago...it still remains on your record. I can't stress enough how everything one does is documented somewhere for crucial retrieval!

 

Question, is, although it was knocked down to a misdemeanor, what country did this take place? Possibly, age 13yrs was not old enough to consent where the original felony was charged.


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GOT MARRIED: 3-APR-2015 :wub:

HUSBAND FILED I-130: 29-MAY-2015

VISAS APPROVED: 15-JUN-2016

VISAS IN HAND; GREEN CARD FEES PAID: 21-JUN-2016

PORT OF ENTRY - FT. LAUDERDALE INTL AIRPORT: 06-AUG-2016
CONDITIONAL GREEN CARDS RECEIVED: 23-SEP-2016
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I-751 FILER   
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FILED REMOVAL OF CONDITIONS: 25-JUN-2018
FILE SENT TO NEBRASKA SERVICE CENTER 11-MAY-2019
10-YR GREEN CARDS APPROVED 17-JUN-2019 
10-YR GREEN CARDS RECEIVED 21-JUN-2019 :dance: 
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Sounds like it happened in the US.


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On 6/14/2019 at 11:27 AM, Lukepower said:

I  was 18 she was 13 we had relationship i orginally got charged with felony but got dropped down to misdemeanor delquency minor no offender list no proabtion just jail time that was 5 years ago

Uh, and you're surprised that this is now posing issues for you?  Wow.

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