Can an illegal immigrant get documents after marriage with a us citizen?
Yes, an illegal immigrant, in the US can get married to an American citizen and obtain their documents
If your boyfriend and you want to get married and he is not a legal citizen can you still get married?
It is legal in the United States for an illegal immigrant to marry a US citizen. Once the marriage is legal, the illegal immigrant becomes a legal immigrant and can stay in the US for the course of the marriage.
yes it makes the immigrant a citizen
Not necessarily, if the couple used valid documents and were married according to the laws of the state in which the union took place, the marriage would be considered legal.
Marrying a citizen is not enough to get citizenship. If the marriage was done to get citizenship and there was no love or committment, the marriage is illegal.
If a minor was raised in the US illegally can they become a legal immigrant through marriage when they reach the age of majority?
Yes. If the illegal immigrant marries a citizen, they can become a citizen from that.
Yes the illegal would be deported and the U.S. citizen who entered into this fraud marriage fined and possibly jailed.
no green card or faulty marriage
Yes if they can prove the marriage is legit
If the illegal immigrant has, at least, a drivers license, passport, visa, or other identifying documents he or she may legally marry in the majority of U.S. states. He or she is still required to follow the laws of the state in which the marriage will occur. However, the immigrant does not automatically receive permanent residence status (green card) and is still subject to deportation procedures.
Can a Jehovah Witness Elder marry a US citizen with a Jehovah Witness that is an illegal immigrant in the US?
If you mean can the elder perform the marriage ceremony of a US citizen JW with a JW who is an illegal immigrant in the US then assuming that it is not illegal to do so then I would also assume that it is allowable.
What will happen if an illegal immigrant marry a us citizen and divorce before filing for a permanent residence?
The US citizen may cancel the I-130 petition, and the illegal will not be given permanent residency. If the immigrant entered illegally into the country, then it doesnt matter because marriage to a US citizen CANNOT help make the immigrant legal.
Yes, if he then becomes a legal resident There is nothing illegal about marriage, however, since the other one is an illegal immigrant, they are not likely to be granted citizenship simply because of the marriage. The two could be separated for many years.
To get married you need to produce documents and to swear to the truth of what you have written on the marriage certificate, so if you are illegal this would be hard to do for an offical marriage in any state.
Can an illegal immigrant who entered the US legally and left the US willingly marry a US citizen and return to the US?
No, and the laws regarding marriage to an illegal immigrant become more draconian every day.
Yes you can- but remember that the ability to marry an illegal is SEPARATE from whether or not that illegal will ultimately be able to get legal status due to that marriage.
You are a US citizen military member and you want to marry an illegal immigrant will it help her get her permanent residency if you are in the military?
Regardless if you are in the military or not, once you marry an illegal immigrant with a marriage of a year or longer, they are legally U.S. residence thereafter.
Can an illegal immigrant press criminal charges against an American citizen?
No, marriage to a US citizen does not mean the foreign national will be granted permanent residency or citizenship status.
If a US citizen is married to an illegal immigrant and leaves her does she still gets her green card?
My guess is no. You have to prove that you have a real marriage to stay.
If you marry an immigrant who is in prison awaiting deportation will he be allowed to remain in the US?
No. The marriage would not be allowed. Also, marrying a US citizen regardless of the circumstances does not prevent an illegal immigrant from being deported.
You can't marry somebody--legal or not--who is already married. At least not in America. If the US doesn't recognize the marriage or if it is invalidated by a US judicial representative there's no reason why a citizen can't marry the immigrant.
There are multiple ways for an illegal immigrant to become and American citizen. They could register, and become legal. They could also marry an American citizen, or if they are female, have a child.
== }���tcan a illegal immigrant marry a UK citizen in the UK and reside legally I've seen the answer no where so I still need to know if is possible for an illegal immigrant living in UK to marry a UK citizen in UK and reside legally?
What information or documents does the illegal immigrant need when getting married to a US citizen in the state of New York?
The illegal immigrat has to bring his/her passport. For more information please go to http://www.health.state.ny.us/vital_records/married.htm
Not immediately. The legal husband/wife will first have to file a petition for the illegal immigrant to start the process of becoming a citizen. Once the illegal immigrant goes through the process and becomes a citizen, they can apply for a license. There are a few state exceptions that allow illegal immigrants to apply for a license.
Marriage is for life. It is illegal to marry an illegal immigrant to change their immigration status.
No. Marriage to a US citizen does not alter the fact that the foreign national is unlawfully present within the US and can be subject to deportation to his or her country of origin.
Anybody can marry a US citizen, provided that they have a valid and legal immigrant status in the US. If not, then they may have to face unnecessary deportation and other problems when reapplying to enter the US. An illegal alien does NOT attain US citizenship simply by virtue of a marriage ceremony. An immigrant with a legal status can very well marry a US citizen and get to enjoy the benefits.
If you marry an illegal citizen and you are an American citizen do you have to live together if you have an alternative lifestyle?
First, there's no such thing as an illegal citizen. Second, there's no such thing as an alternative lifestyle. But if you are asking if a marriage between a gay person and an illegal immigrant of the opposite sex would be valid if it is not consummated, that depends upon the laws of the state where the marriage took place. If the marriage was made with the intent for the illegal alien to gain citizenship or… Read More
Even though that would be possible under British laws, the marriage wouldn't be recognized as legal in France.
How can you find out if your marriage is legally binding if I'm a US citizen married to an illegal immigrant in Texas?
If you followed the proper legal process to get married, then the marriage is legal. It doesn't matter if he's here illegally or not.
Follow the same procedure as if the person were a citizen rather than an illegal immigrant. File the dissolution of marriage petition in the proper court in the state where the person wishing the divorce resides.
The simple answer is, NO, at least not right away. An illegal alien gains very little from marriage to a permanent resident. You cannot adjust status to permanent resident inside the U.S. You would have to leave the country to apply for an immigrant visa based upon the marriage.
No if the marriage is only for becoming legal. The person who marries an illegal to make them legal is breaking federal laws, can be arrested, and serve prison time. The illegal will be deported.
Can an illegal resident in the US marry a US citizen and apply for citizenship without being arrested?
If the immigrant is a true illegal (i.e. entered the country illegally/without inspection) even a marriage to a US citizen wont prevent him from facing possible deportation. Moreover, an immigrant CANNOT apply for citizenship, they must first apply for legal residency
Yes, a person can marry an illegal immigrant, but that doesnt mean that it will lead to the immigrant getting legal status.
I don't think it matters, I read about it all the time in various places. All you need is a marriage certificate and your an American.
Well the baby is a U.S. Citizen and since the baby is a U.S. Citizen, in time the "illegal immigrant" may be able to get a green card and first of all an illegal immigrant isn't illegal if they have a visa, except if they were living and working in the U.S on a tourist visa,
It is impossible for an illegal immigrant to marry a US citizen unless they have legal documentation-like their birth certificate (see the other answer to this question, on this site too)
If a persons mother is illegal and they are a citizen, the citizen can file for a Visa for the mother. The citizen will need to file papers with the INS for citizenship.
The illegal immigrant can take his United States citizen son to Mexico; however, it is highly likely that the illegal father will be detained at customs due to his lack of citizenship.
A foreign national who is unlawfully present within the US cannot apply for permanent residency or citizenship unless her or she qualifies as a refugee or asylee. Due to new immigration reform and enforcement, marriage to a US citizen by an illegal immigrant will no longer result in the citizen spouse being able to apply for residency for the immigrant spouse. All foreign nationals unlawfully present within the US are now subject to deportation with… Read More
There are not grounds for filing a civil suit in such a situation. In addition, a foreign national whether illegal or not does become a citizen by marrying an American citizen, nor are they guaranteed permanent resident status. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, http://www.uscis.gov
To marry an illegal immigrant in Greece you can go to a local marriage office. However, this is not advised.
How does illegal immigrant who currently lives in the US and plans to marry an American become legal?
The belief that marriage to a US citizen makes an illegal "legal" is probably among the top immigration myths. But to answer your question, the answer is, it depends: 1) if first entry was legal but you overstayed (i.e. visa expired) then YES, marriage to a US citizen is a way to become "legal" 2) if first entry was illegal (i.e. you sneaked across the border), then marriage to a US citizen can NEVER be… Read More
when a illegal immigrant marries a u.s. citizen he or she becomes a u.s. citizen and does not have to return to his or her country I don't think that it's entirely true. If you don't have any papers, then you can not become a US citizen UNLESS you have a visa or greencard.
They are called an illegal immigrant.
What is the possibility of an illegal immigrant getting deported after having to go to court for an illegal action?
Extremely high. Why? Because an illegal immigrant breaks the law in the first place coming to a country illegally. Also, if you had to go to court for an "illegal" action, there obviously going to find out your illegal since there will be no documents of you #1, and #2, any normal citizen would go to jail if they do a crime, however, if an illegal alien commits a crime, they get deported.
Yes only after marriage and paper work has been completed. Usually takes about 6 months to become a citizen of another country.
If an illegal alien had a baby with a US citizen and did not marry the same citizen what rights does that illegal immigrant have?
Well its called common marriage he would have to pay child support, illegal immigrants have many rights since her child is a u.s. citizen the government will help her raise the baby. You just have to find more info about it get educated about the subject so you don't become a fool of anyone.