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Can a non-citizen foreign national divorce his pregnant US citizen spouse and remarry?

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Answered 2006-11-05 19:57:51

Yes. The foreign national would not yet be eligible to apply for permanent residency therefore divorcing his or her current spouse and remarrying would not affect his or her status. Be advised, that it may create difficulty when the application for permanent residency is made.

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