Green Card via Asylum Request

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Overview

Asylum is a form of protection that may be granted to a person presently in the United States that allows him to remain in the United States.
As defined in the 1980 Refugee Act, an “asylee” is a person who is unable and unwilling to return to his country of origin due to persecution or fear of persecution based on political opinion, religion, race, nationality or membership in a particular social group and allows him to remain in the United States.

Requirements

To qualify for investment based green card:

  1. Applicants must have been physically present in the United States in asylee status for at least a total of one year prior to filing.
  2. The reason for remaining in the United States must be to seek protection due to persecution or fear of persecution on account of their race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion.
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