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Humanitarian Parole – Reuniting Families During Trying Times

The Immigration and Nationality Act generally requires visitors and immigrants into the U.S. to obtain a visa. Humanitarian parole enables those who are otherwise unable to obtain a visa to enter the United States for up to one year, provided they convince the government that exigent circumstances exist such that this special permission is warranted. Typical applications for humanitarian parole involve life-threatening medical emergencies, the reunification of young children with families, or the emergent need to attend to a close relative who either is dying, or has recently passed away.

The attorneys at Kuck Casablanca have extensive dealings with the Humanitarian Parole Board, and have experienced extraordinary success in obtaining parole for people in dire circumstances. As such, the attorneys at Kuck Casablanca have served as mentors for immigration attorneys nationwide on the process and strategies surrounding applications for parole. Recent successful cases have resulted in the reuniting of families dealing with brain cancer and leukemia.

If at first you didn’t succeed, try again, and try with the assistance of Kuck Casablanca. There is no limit on the amount of times a person may apply for humanitarian parole. Any time there is an update in the circumstances surrounding the need for humanitarian parole, a person should re-file with the updated information. Though this could become costly ($305 per application), for those who have the resources and an anxious desire to enter the United States, persistence could definitely pay off.


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