Can a us citizen adopt a 17 year old illegal alien with a child born in US?

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This question can be accurately answered if you call a 1-800 number for immigration and talk to an operator who will use immigration laws to answer the question. I have limited knowledge, but I would like to say that the child born is the US is irrelevant. I think that there is an age limit, and 17 sound high. I know that calling immigration is long and tedious, but you will get the right answer.
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If you are 17 years old and an illegal alien in the US how do you become a legal citizen without marrying a legal US citizen?

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Can a US citizen adopt a child who is in the US illegally?

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Can a US citizen adopt a 16 year old niece who is in the US illegally?

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Is a child born to a legal citizen and an illegal alien a legal citizen of the US?

yes because it was born in the U.S Hmm? I could be wrong but I believe you are a legal citizen of wherever it is that you are born? Did you mean that the child was born in

Can a US citizen adopt an alien?

By alien i assume you mean imigrant or someone from a different country, i believe the answer is yes, many people adopt children from third world countries like some in Africa

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