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Q: Can an illegal immigrant remain in the us legally?
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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.

Are you legally married to your husband if he is an illegal immigrant?

i married in 2005 to an illegal with no valid id only a legal birth certificate from his country! am i legally maried to him here in the US?

What rights does an illegal immigrant gain when he marries a us citizen?

No rights gained, save for the ability to legalize your residency status if the immigrant entered the country LEGALLY.

Was a us birth certificate given to immigrants?

Illegal immigrant children are given a US birth certificate. The parents remain illegals.

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 insult HIM.

Can an illegal immigrant get legal if he has a kid born in the United States?

No, that just means that the child will be a US immigrant. The illegal immigrant will still be illegal.

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 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 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

Can an illegal immigrant in Canada come to the us?


What is the Number of illegal immigrant in US?


Can a US citizen marry an illegal immigrant legally?

Sometimes, but each case is different, and it is very difficult if the immigrant is originally from Mexico. It certainly wouldn't hurt to consult with an immigration lawyer though.

Can an illegal immigrant be deported if they have children that are us citizens?

yes, illegal immigrant can be deported even if he/she has children who are US citizens. moreover harbouring an illegal immigrant is a serious offence. please refer to US department of homeland security website

Can an illegal immigrant go to college in the US?


Can an illegal immigrant have credit cards issued to him in the US?


Is it legal to adopt a us citizen if you are an illegal immigrant?


What is bad about the US?

Nothing is bad about the US, except the illegal immigrant's.

Can a US citizen legally marry a married illegal immigrant?

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.

Can an illegal immigrant come to the us on a temporary basis if a us citizen ask for it?

If they obtain a visa, they are not illegal.

Can you marry an illegal immigrant that came into the US legally on a student visa but stayed in the country and there visa expired?

Yes you can. And once you marry the person becomes legal

If a legal immigrant marries a citizen in the US what rights does the legal immigrant get?

If they're in the country legally, they should apply for US citizenship.

Can a us citizen adopt an illegal immigrant adult in IL?


What may happen if you are an illegal immigrant living in the US?

You can get arrested

How are illegal immigrant effecting US?

They seem to be affecting your grammar.

How can an illegal immigrant serve in the US Army or Marines?

You can't.