The Attorney General may cancel removal in the case of a permanent resident who is inadmissible or deportable from the United States if the alien
has been an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence for not less than 5 years,
has resided in the United States continuously for 7 years after having been admitted in any status, and
has not been convicted of any aggravated felony.
The Attorney General may cancel removal of, and adjust to the status of an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, an alien who is inadmissible or deportable from the United States if the alien
has been physically present in the United States for a continuous period of not less than 10 years immediately preceding the date of such application;
has been a person of good moral character during such period;
has not been convicted of an offense under section 1182(a)(2), 1227(a)(2), or 1227(a)(3) of this title, subject to paragraph (5); and
establishes that removal would result in exceptional and extremely unusual hardship to the alien’s spouse, parent, or child, who is a citizen of the United States or an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence.
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