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I was out of the country 3 times back in year 2002, 2003, 2004 but none of those trip were staying more than 6 month but close to 6 month each trip.

Aug 8, 2002~ Dec 06, 2002
June 01, 2003 ~ Nov 28, 2003
Dec 03,2003 ~ May 29, 2004

These were the days that I have been out there and never made a trip after that I got back since.

Am I still be able to apply for citizenship by now?
I will be really appreciated for your answer.  

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Hi Sam,

Since you have been physically present in the U.S. for more than 50% of the time in the 5 year period preceding filing of the naturalization application (and since each trip was for less than 6 months), there should be no problem at all with the application. You have maintained your residency status continuously in the U.S.

Regards,
Ajay K. Arora, Esq.
www.h1b1.com  

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I can answer your questions on employment and family-based U.S. Immigration Law. Expertise in various immigration categories includes the following: H-1B, L-1, O-1, PERM (labor certification), EB-1 to EB-3 I-140 employment-based immigrant petitions, family or fiance(e) or spousal sponsorship, visa extension or change of status, adjustment of status, naturalization (citizenship), etc.

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Ajay K. Arora attended Pennsylvania State University and the University of Wales at Swansea (United Kingdom), and earned his law degree at Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, in 1993. Mr. Arora has practiced Immigration Law since graduation and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association since 1995.

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Ajay K. Arora attended Pennsylvania State University and the University of Wales at Swansea (United Kingdom), and earned his law degree at Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, in 1993. Mr. Arora has practiced Immigration Law since graduation and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association since 1995.

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