Can an illegal immigrant get married to a us citizen?
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)
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.
Is there a law that says a us citizen married to an illegal immigrant for a year that the immigrant can then apply for green card?
No he cannot
How should a US citizen who does not work married to an illegal immigrant who works illegally help him get a green card?
the US citizen shouldn't
no green card or faulty marriage
If you are married, you can apply for divorce.
no not unless they where married to a USA partner.
Yes if they can prove the marriage is legit
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.
no,but the us citizen can help the immigrant become legal.
Anyone born in the US, regardless of the citizenship of the parents, can elect to be a US citizen.
If a US citizen is married to an illegal immigrant and they have two US born children can she obtain legal status or is she subject to deportation and would the children affect the decision?
If your already married she's already legal! * An immigrant legal or illegal does not become a US citizen by marrying a US citizen. The female immigrant who is in the US illegal can still be deported under US immigration laws. The issue of her being married to a citizen and having children may or may not be to her advantage. If she is taken into custody she will be given the chance to appeal… Read More
If an undocumented (illegal) immigrant is married to a U.S. citizen, then they are a U.S. citizen. So their divorce from another U.S. citizen won't affect the status of their child at all.
How can an illegal immigrant married to a US citizen and they have a baby here in the US become a US citizen?
You don't actually have to have a baby if you're married to a US citizen. If married to a US citizen for 3 years, I believe you automatically have a green card. If you have a baby, I think it would be a little quicker to get the green card. It happened to my brother, then she divorced him.
What if an illegal immigrant divorces and marries a us citizen to get perminit residence divorced an remarried in under 1 year?
He can be arrested as he is a illegal immigrant and he has got married before waiting for a year aftr getting divorced.
What do you need to if a US citizen just got married to an illegal immigrant and would like to travel inside the US for a honeymoon?
You need to talk to a lawyer about this.
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.
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.
Your husband is living with an illegal immigrant but she married somebody else to get permanent status what should you do?
If the immigrant married a US citizen, then that's a done deal and she is no longer illegal. It sounds like you need to take care of your own affairs, starting with divorce proceedings.
Can an illegal immigrant married to an us citizen with children that is their child together become legal?
Yes, but the illegal immigrant must seek a lawyer to help them become a citizen. The illegal may even have to return to their native country and await citzenship rights to the U.S. but just because an illegal marries a citizen does not give them a free pass. It may however, speed up the process.
Can an illegal immigrant be deported for committing a misdemeanor crime if she has a child born in the us and the father of the baby is a us citizen?
well the question of the daay would be are they married????
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.
If they obtain a visa, they are not illegal.
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.
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.
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.
Does an illegal immigrant married to a citizens US have to go back to his country to get his green card?
does an illegal immigrant married to a citizens us have to go back to his country to get green card
Not unless they themselves are registered in court as an American citizen.
illegal immigrant or alien
Must be US citizen
NO. It is not a criminal act.
depend on the situation
How can a US citizen sponsor an illegal immigrant from Mexico so that they may remain or return to the US?
Your question reveals an unconscious bias. You said, = "How can a US citizen sponsor an illegal immigrant...." = If you "sponsor" them, they are not an "illegal immigrant." Careful, the way your question is phrased says a lot about you. The very term "illegal immigrant" is insulting to ....migrant workers, especially. Mexican citizens surely don't like the phrase and, by the way, Superman was apparently an "illegal immigrant" and you SURELY wouldn't want to… Read More
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.
only if the person marries a US citizen
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.
the child is a natural born citizen and a full citizen of the US
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.
Why would an illegal immigrant want to get married to a us citizen and then move with her back to where he was from?
Illegal immigrants, like regular people, fall in love and get married. They would move with their spouse because it is better for families to stay together in the same place.
As long as both parties provide a birth certificate a US citizen can marry an illegal in Texas. However, this will not prevent the illegal from being deported.
Get out illegal immigrant, out now!
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.
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.
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.
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
The citizen spouse has no recourse to the action as US immigration laws no longer allow a citizen spouse to apply for residency for an illegal immigrant spouse. The Mexican national will have to leave the US and file under the required USCIS regulations for reentry.
Can an illegal immigrant be deported if he has a child who is a us citizen with a woman who is also a us citizen?
Yes, if his status is brought to the attention of the immigration authorities.
You can't join the U.S. Army if you're illegal...
Check with the laws in your state before getting married, but in most states, anyone who marries a United States citizen can become a US citizen, and thus be legal.
If an illegal immigrant mother is deported what happens to her citizen child if his US citizen father is deceased?
The CitiZen Chil will be adopted by Federal / State