What can I do if I need to get my husband into the US for at least 4 months?

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What can I do if I need to get my husband into the US for at least 4 months?

I am a US citizen and am about to have a baby. My husband has been deported and has not tried to re-enter. Because of our 2 other children we have together I really need him to be here with me during my last month to help with the children because I have no other family. And if possible at least 2 months after the baby is born.

Asked on March 26, 2012 under Immigration Law, Texas

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SB, Member, California / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

That's not going to be possible, unfortunately.  Depending on your particular circumstances, however, you may be able to petition for him and get a waiver of his 10 year bar to reentry to the US.  Again, that is not going to happen quickly enough for him to be able to come before you give birth.  However, if you can still travel, perhaps you and your children can travel to him to be with him and get help from him and his family there.


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