Devore Law Group, P.A. | Jeffrey A. Devore
Federal law provides that Immigration records are private and cannot be accessed by a third party. However, your father in-law can request a copy of his USCIS and Immigration Court files via the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).
Answer Applies to: Florida
Nicastro Piscopo, APLC | Louis M. Piscopo
Your father can submit a request to review his court file at the immigration court where his case was held. He can also file a Freedom of Information Act request with the DHS to get a copy of their file on him. This is different than the immigration court file.
Answer Applies to: California