Marriage between an Immigrant and Abusive US Citizen

Abuse is often based in control. And due to control foreign citizens in abusive marriages to US Citizens are in especially difficult situations. Abusive US Citizen spouses often control their foreign citizen spouses by threatening immigration status harm. This article discusses these issues and also details some of the best types of documents a foreign citizen may confidentially produce to USCIS in order to receive immigration benefits through an abusive marriage to a US Citizen.

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DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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