B2 Tourist Visas and NY Primary Residence Are Incompatible

According to Law.com Bianca Jagger and other foreign nationals who are in the United States on tourist visas (B2 Visas) cannot meet New York City’s “primary residence” requirement entitling them to rent-stabilized apartments, the New York Court of Appeals ruled Thursday.

Jagger, a human rights activist and the first wife of Rolling Stones’ frontman Mick Jagger, has been fighting ejection from her $4,600-a-month Manhattan apartment for more than three years.

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