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Yes, the marriage does not give a person immunity from having his or her Immigration status revoked and deportation ordered.

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Q: Can an immigrant who is a convicted felon and married to a US citizen be deported?
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How can an illegal immigrant that is married to a US citizen and has children be deported?

no green card or faulty marriage

Can a green card holder who is married to a U.S. citizen be deported if he is convicted of a crime?


Can a US citizen keep an illegal immigrant from being deported for a criminal case from 10 years ago if they get married?


Can a pregnant immigrant who has 1 child that is a us citizen and is married to a us national citizen be deported?

If the immigrant entered ILLEGALLY, then there is ABSOLUTELY a chance of deportation, even with marriage to citizen and anchor baby. The only exception would be if immigrant filed a I-130 before Arpil 2001 while living inside the country.

If an illegal immigrant married a US citizen just for papers what are the penalties?

If charged and convicted both parties are subject to a maximum of 5 years in a federal facility and a maximum of a $250,000 fine. Once the imposed sentence has been served the foreign national will be permanently deported to his or her country of origin and the US citizen will have a permanent record of having been convicted of a federal felony.

Can an immigrant become a US citizen if married?

no,but the us citizen can help the immigrant become legal.

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????

Is it legal to be deported from a country where you are married to a citizen of said country?

It is until you have registered as a married citizen in America.

If an illegal immigrant overstayed his visa for 4 years and then married a US citizen can he apply for change of status without the risk of being deported?

Marrying a US citizen does not automatically make the other person a citizen. Spouses of US citizens can and do get deported everyday. Send him back home and apply for him while he is not in the U.S.

Does a immigrant have to be married to become a US citizen?


Can an illegal immigrant who have a child with an EU citizen be granted right to remain in UK?

its possible,depends on the ff 1.if you are married to the eu citizen?! then you can 2. if youre not married you'll be deported,your child at the age of 18 has the right to choose which country he/she wants to settle in

Can a permanent resident with a felony married to a usa citizen for less than one year be deported?

if an immigrant gets an aggrivated felony while in the US, they can and will have their residency taken away

Can you get deported if your visa expired but you are married to a citizen with kids?

Yes, you can.

If you are a citizen can you marry and immigrant or alien resident to prevent him or her from getting deported?

It wont necessarily prevent them from being deported they can still get deported if the INS has a reason to do so although with them being married to a U.S. citizen their chances of getting a green card and being allowed to permanently stay in the U.S. are increased although not always guaranteed Good Luck and God Bless!!!

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 you be deported if you are married to an American citizen?

Yes, you can be deported. Marriage does not confir any type of immigration or visa status.

Can you be deported if you commit a felony even if you are married to a us citizen?


An immigrant with felonies in new york is being deported is there anyway he can still stay in the Us if he gets married?

im marryin an immigrant who has felonies in the united states is there any way he can stop from being deported?

Can an immigrant who was married to a US citizen 10 months ago be deported for crimes such as domestic battery and tax evasion?

Yes, both crimes are felonies. If the foreign national is taken to trial and convicted, he will be required to serve the sentence imposed and will be deported upon the completion of the sentence or if paroled. It does not matter if the conviction is a felony or misdemnor. Any conviction for a Domestic Assault type crime is grounds for removal proceedings.

What would happen if you marry an immigrant just to stay in the US?

Your marriage ill be investigated when you apply for citizen ship, and if they find that you just married for citizenship, you will get deported and your spouse ill go to jail.

Can an illegal immigrant be deported from NZ if they are married to a NZ citizen?

You can be removed from any country that has a valid reason for the deportation. Esp if they have a warrant against them in a country just waiting to hear from them and NZ does not want them there.

If you married an immigrant What is your status?

Your status is "married." You are still a citizen of this country. There is no special status.

Is a marriage considered legal if the person wanting to get married is an illegal immigrant?

yes it makes the immigrant a citizen

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.

You are a us citizen married to a Mexican citizen who was deported How can he get a visitor visa?

Probably a ten-year wait if at all.