It took countless lawsuits to bring it to this stage where the name check issue is out in the open. I would be very surprised if the Name Check would be cited as a reason for hold up in AOS cases any more. The "reason" for delay is going to be "something else". Leave it to CIS to define "something else". From www.bibdaily.com: The OIG (Office of Inspector General) of the Department of Justice has issued a report titled, The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Security Check Procedures for Immigration Applications and Petitions. Watchdog blasts FBI immigrant checks FBI's official response to the report.