What is the best or easiest way to obtain a green card?
My boyfriend is Austrian and has lived in the U.S. for the past 6 years. He has recently been sent back to Austria for some reason. He is working on getting a green card but there are a few different methods of getting one. If anyone has any suggestions on which one would be best, please let me know. Thanks, ~Jeannie
Asked By: pilotjeannie89 - 10/2/2006
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Too many choices, but most of them take a long time to get resolved. For starters, if he was sent back to Austria by the US HLS, then he is banned to enter the country for the next 10 years. Nothing to do about it, but to wait. Even if you marry him overseas, or you petition him under a Fiance K-1 visa, he would not be... More
Answered By: coyoteborder - 10/2/2006
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Answered By: Andy - 10/2/2006
If he's been here 6 years, and has a clean record while here, there is a preferred alien status to apply for. It still has to be approved by INS, but it could help things move faster. The only other way is to marry the guy. "Sweetheart visa" may be another avenue.
Answered By: eddood52 - 10/2/2006
you can marry him, but here's the thing, i know that the us embassy in japan makes it fast and easy to get a green card. you don't apply here in the states, you go to the actual embassy in that country. it's a lot of paperwork, but it's really fast (this is based off of the us embassy in japan)
Answered By: veergeo - 10/2/2006
get married is your best bet
Answered By: aztecprincess1971 - 10/2/2006
Have him get an american girl pregnant. It's surefire 100% way to get him in the country indefinately. He's the father of an American so he's entitled to be with is offsprint in America. If you don't want to have his child (or someone else doesn't) then he can just apply and wait forever.
Answered By: TexasLSUTiger - 10/2/2006
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