Case Number: 2021-031613 (Pending Placement)

An uncle is seeking SIJ findings through a guardianship action for his 18-year-old nephew from Mexico. The father is deceased and the mother resides in Mexico because she was deported from the U.S. The father did not provide any financial or emotional support prior to his death. The mother has failed to provide any financial support. The applicant has been caring for his nephew since 2010. His nephew is not in removal proceedings. His nephew has had some contact with the juvenile system and is currently on probation. He wants to remain in the U.S. because he has spent most of his life in the U.S.