/Tag: U.S. citizen

U.S. citizen experiences multiple problems with passport

It is not uncommon to hear of immigrants in the United States who have had problems obtaining passports to enter the United States. It is a little more uncommon, however, to hear of a U.S. citizen having difficulties with his or her passport, especially on multiple occasions. This is the case for one 33-year-old citizen [...]

By |2018-03-23T17:46:09+00:00December 14th, 2013|Categories: U.S. Citizenship, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |Comments Off on U.S. citizen experiences multiple problems with passport

Woman looks forward to becoming U.S. citizen

It is often said that love knows no borders. Many U.S. citizens find this to be true when they travel outside of the country and meet and fall in love with someone. The trouble happens when they wish to bring that person back to live with them in the Los Angeles area. In order to [...]

By |2018-04-20T16:37:26+00:00November 14th, 2013|Categories: Family Immigration, U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Woman looks forward to becoming U.S. citizen

Immigrant waits 11 years before U.S. citizenship granted

To a large degree, America was built on immigration and it continues to be an integral component in our society. There are clear processes for naturalization and how a foreign citizen may obtain citizenship in the United States. Typically, an immigrant can obtain citizenship within one year from applying after being here three years if married to [...]

By |2018-03-23T18:05:20+00:00October 29th, 2013|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Citizenship|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Immigrant waits 11 years before U.S. citizenship granted

Holocaust survivor becomes U.S. citizen

In order for those living undocumented in the Los Angeles area to become citizens of the United States, it is necessary for applicants to have the required documents that validate their identity. This includes things like birth certificates or records and permanent record cards, also known as green cards. But what happens when a person [...]

By |2018-03-07T17:10:47+00:00October 16th, 2013|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Citizenship|Tags: , |Comments Off on Holocaust survivor becomes U.S. citizen

Former Olympic figure skaters from Russia become U.S. citizens

For many people living in Los Angeles, becoming a U.S. citizen may seem like an unobtainable dream. However, with only a handful of requirements, it may be easier than you think. In order to obtain citizenship, a person has to be 18 years old or older and have lived for at least five years in [...]

By |2018-04-04T15:43:13+00:00September 2nd, 2013|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , |Comments Off on Former Olympic figure skaters from Russia become U.S. citizens

99-year-old woman becomes U.S. citizen in Los Angeles

When we think of immigrants in the Los Angeles area, we tend to think of young people from Mexico. Yet there is also a large population of people who have come from other countries such as China and the Philippines. Many of them are young, working-age adults, but there are also those who come to [...]

By |2018-03-30T16:24:52+00:00August 5th, 2013|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Citizenship|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 99-year-old woman becomes U.S. citizen in Los Angeles

California immigrant official arrested for accepting bribes

As civil servants, immigration officials in the Los Angeles area are charged with conducting themselves in a manner that is respectable and fair. Immigration officers may have a wide range of tasks assigned to them, but they typically advise immigrants on the law regarding entering and living in the United States. They may also have [...]

By |2018-03-13T17:00:57+00:00July 12th, 2013|Categories: U.S. Citizenship, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |Comments Off on California immigrant official arrested for accepting bribes

Deployed Marine Corporal granted US citizenship

For many immigrants living in the Los Angeles area, becoming a U.S. citizen is on the top of their list of things to do in their lifetimes. In order to become a citizen, it is usually necessary to be a permanent resident of the United States for at least three to five years. The immigrant [...]

By |2018-03-28T14:25:12+00:00June 12th, 2013|Categories: U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Deployed Marine Corporal granted US citizenship