Can a Mexican citizen become a legal resident if he marries an American citizen in Mexico?
Do make sure that it is a legitimate ceremony and marriage certificate. But yes they can, as long as that American citizen is not a felon, is able to adequately support that spouse financially (affidavit of support) and when they come back to the U.S. gets down to the business of filing their spouse's paperwork.
If an American marries a Mexican what are the requirements for the Mexican to receive American citizenship?
If a foreigner marries a US citizen of the same sex in Vermont can the foreigner obtain US permanent resident status?
If you are a Russian citizen marrying a Canadian citizen how long will it take to be a permanent resident?
If a us citizen marries a Mexican citizen and they live in Mexico will the us allow her to have dual citizenship Mexico and us?
If a US citizen marries a Philippine resident in Jan '08 and then returns to the US can the new wife join her husband in the US just by buying a ticket?
No, it does not. Marrying a US citizen never automatically makes you a citizen- however, it does speed up the process if you are trying to naturalize. Normally, a legal resident has to wait 5 years before they can apply for US citizenship; if a legal resident marries a US citizen, this is shortened to 3 years.
If a US citizen marries an illegal can they become a citizen or a legal resident even though they have a criminal record?
Does a permanent resident with a valid green card become a U.S. citizen if he marries another U.S. citizen?
No, you do not. Marrying a US citizen never automatically makes you a citizen- however, it does speed up the process if you are trying to naturalize. Normally, a legal resident has to wait 5 years before they can apply for US citizenship; if a legal resident marries a US citizen, this is shortened to 3 years.
What will happen if an alien with a waver visa marries a permanent resident in USA and then stays as an illegal?
If a us citizen marries a Mexican illegal immigrant in the us and has 20 years of deportation can he still get the green card and become a resident of the US?
to my knowledge, if you as an American citizen are LEGALLY married to an illegal, all that you have to do is go to your local immigration office and apply for his residency. it is better if you are married in the u.s. before applying. if you guys married in the u.s. so much the better. make sure that he does not have a criminal record or that is it. if you married outside the…
If an American citizen marries a filipino citizen in the Philippines would it make him a filipino citizen also?
Why would they deport a Mexican married to a us citizen for paper issues then not allow him to return due to not enough hardship reasons is he not a citizen of us after he marries her?
If someone has been married and gets divorced but she only has a green card and her ex-husband is a US citizencould she become a US citizen for al the years they were married or does she has to apply?
A foreigner who marries a Mexican doesn't automatically get Mexican nationality, but they can apply for Mexican nationality after only 2 years instead of waiting longer. For example, a foreigner (not married to a Mexican) who applies for Mexican nationality on the basis of Mexican residence has to wait 5 years.
When a permanent resident with a valid green card marries a U.S. citizen what is the process for them to become a citizen?
A permanent resident will be able to apply for citizenship after 5 years of living in the US. Getting married usually helps with citizenship for people that do not have permanent resident status. After getting married there still is a wait period of about 5 years. In the case of the a permanent resident there is not much that will change. If one has a driver's license, SSN, etc. The only difference will be applying…
The person who marries the US citizen should first become a permanent resident before moving on to file citizenship application. They must have maintained the status of a permanent resident for at least 3 yrs. So only after this time can they apply for their citizenship. It is not easy to get US citizenship. The only advantage of applying for citizenship after marrying a US citizen is that the continuous residence criteria gets reduced to…
If an illegal immigrant marries a woman who has legal status and they have a child will the father then have legal status?
Does a marriage between a UK citizen and a South African have to last 5 years for her to become a resident of the UK?
If a foreign person marries a resident of the United Kingdom, the couple are required to remain married at least four years. After that period of time, if the foreign spouse is also able to pass the UK Citizenship Test, he or she will be given an indefinite leave to remain, and become a permanent citizen of the United Kingdom.