USCIS Full Discretion to Deny Visa Applications: USCIS Policy Change Part. 2
Immigration officers are now given the authority to completely deny a visa applicant due to a lack of satisfactory evidence determined in their application. Previously this infraction would be subject to a revision that would ultimately meet the officer’s needs, now any application that does not lead up to the standards of the officer may be subject to a complete denial. US Erickson Immigration Group Attorney's Emily Callan and Xavier Francis give best practices to navigate through this increasingly difficult climate.