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Can someone currently in the United States on a tourist visa become a permanent resident and petition to change her status if she marries a guy with either a white card or green card?

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2005-11-19 03:05:59
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The person can file for permanent residency, but being married does not assure that it will be granted. Even marrying a U.S. citizen does not guarantee that the spouse will be granted citizenship, permanent status or not be deported. For more specific information pertaining to the issue at hand visit http://www.uscis.gov

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