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Thread: Voluntary departure With SafeGuards and marrying a usa Citizen

  1. #1
    Hello drea ,
    i was arrested charging by burglary instructure then charge drpoed to tresspass in ,they just charge me with burglary that way they call immigration since is a felony charge .... so after all charged droped they found me ellegal in usa for 4 years , so when i went to see judge the prosecutor tryd to invol me in trouble of being a felon ... so after all i just had to ask judge for Voluntary Departure so he granted me a Voluntary Departure with a " Safeguard " so i left the usa and came back to my country . Now my girl friend which is American Citizen are coming to stay with me and marry me i wanna ask you please how long does it takes me to go back to usa after we apply and is it an easy case to win or not .. Thank you so much for answeres

  2. #2
    Three minuses are there for you: you overstayed on US soil for more than a year (10-year bar); you are outside of the US; and you're a felon.

    Against two pluses: granted voluntary departure and marriage to a USC.

    Voluntary departure is beneficial, in some cases could override bar to reentry, but only if the "overstay" is more than 180 days but less than 365 days, where the bar is three years. This benefit does not apply to you.

    Marriage to a USC, under normal circumstances, proffers immediate immigration benefit to an alien spouse, as long as some basic qualifiers are fulfilled. But your situation being the alien spouse in this specific scenario is "very far" from normal or straightforward. (Please see your three minuses above).

    Therefore, your chance of being readmitted into the US is very little to nil for the next 10 years, which is further muddled by your run-in with the law while you were here (burglary or trespassing?).

    Beware of some practitioners that may promise you the moon and the stars in exchange for hefty fees. They may brandish these and those kinds of waivers and make it look easy. And yet, on the receiving end, the US government will just sit on your subsequent applications that are anchored on your marriage viewed as nothing more than an act of convenience or as a desperate immigration leverage (however love-inspired it may be).

    Believe me, your road ahead leading to the US is not that smooth. The coast is not that clear for you facing the Statue of Liberty.

    (Just an opinion - take it or leave it).

  3. #3
    Hello dear

    Tank you so much for all info that u gaves i really appreciate it ! but i would like to mention something here is that i wasnt convicted wth a " burglary " neither felony it was a simple tresspassing Thats all

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  5. #5
    SafsGuards are immigration officers : they work for immigrations and they take you to the airoport and make sure ur in plane

  6. #6
    florida2001: forgive me for using the word felon because I didn't really mean that in the criminal sense, otherwise your voluntary departure request should not have been granted, but its implication with your immigration problem (trespassing can be a misdemeanor in one state but may be a felony in another state). What I meant was that it would still work to your disadvantage (a demerit or a minus point) in the course of the background check to be undertaken about you in your subsequent filings. Because you could fail the "good moral character" requirement within five years of your departure (or removal under safeguards) from the US.

    Explora: the safeguards that the OP mentioned is one of the conditions being attached to the granting of voluntary departure to ensure the alien's timely departure from the US within the given period, that may include: posting of bond; continued detention before departure; and removal under safeguards.

    In some cases, an alien is even required to present to the Service, for inspection and photocopying, his or her passport or other travel documentation sufficient to assure lawful entry into the country to which the alien is departing.

    These are the "safeguards" not the officers that enforce them.

  7. #7
    Thank you so much for being nice and yes i understand what you mean ! so do you think if i get a lawyer to take care of it would be easier and Cool ?

  8. #8
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    dear $hitbag illegal criminal: stay the EFF out of MY country, you douchebag. You steal, rob and violate our laws, you are a scumbag visa cheat and now you want to be allowed to return to the US of A? Why? So you can continue your life of crime, breaking into houses and businesses and steal? EFF U. You are slime and anyone who would consider marrying you would only compromise the human gene pool....who needs your sorry a$$ in the United States of America??/ You cannot and have not obeyed any law or regulation, so go to FN Greenland and enjoy life there, $hit-for-brains.

  9. #9
    I bit ur a Country boy from texas or smg .. some dirty a$$ wit no education !!!! u dont even understand what i mean ... u must be a racist personne whic everybody hates even ur own people j*rk

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