Becoming a Legal Permanent - E-Newsletter January 20, 2010


Becoming a Legal Permanent Resident

Aliens with legal permanent resident status are allowed to stay in the US indefinitely and have many of the same rights and responsibilities as US citizens. Those with permanent residence status hold what is commonly referred to as “green cards,” which have been replaced with Alien Registration Cards. There are four avenues to gaining legal permanent resident status in the US:

•Employment-based sponsorship

•Immediate family relationship

•Diversity lottery

•Asylee or refugee status

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