If you have not overstayed your visa you can apply for residency while your OUTSIDE the USA but it will be VERY DIFFICULT. Check with your country's embassy or consulate. Good Luck!AnswerInformation can be found at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services website..http://uscis.gov
Note that if you are actually illegally here in the U.S., you CANNOT obtain residency (the first step to citizenship) while still inside the U.S., even by marriage. You must first leave the U.S., and then petition for residency from your country of origin (usually, a country where you have legal citizenship). This includes those attempting to acquire legal residency through marriage - while you can legally marry a U.S. citizen while in the U.S. (even if you are an illegal), that U.S. citizen cannot petition for you to be granted legal residency UNTIL you leave the country.
There is currently no way for a person illegally in the U.S. to convert their stay into a legal one while remaining inside the U.S.
A alien legally or illegally to the country can not gain citizenship if they get married to a American they have to apply for citizenship to obtain it. That is the answer to the question because the cirumstances of the question does not exist.
yes, eventually with all the proper procedures in place.
A felon will not lose citizenship unless s/he is an illegal alien. In that case homeland security and other officials have the right to deport the illegal alien.
No because the alien has to have a U.S. citizenship first!!!!!!!!
get the illegal to sign up for citizenship
First, When the INS catches the illegal alien, they WILL be deported. After paying a $1,000 fine, and waiting 3 to 5 years, the alien may then apply for a marriage visa, a green card, and citizenship in the US at the Embassy in his native Country. If the US Embassy determines that the alien had made illegal entry into the US "for the sole purpose of marrying to obtain citizenship" the applications will be refused. Also note that in the US most states now require proof of citizenship when applying for a marriage license.
No. Only if she was a felon would she have problems with citizenship; as it is, you will have enough issues given that she is an illegal alien and assumably already in the country.
The local police and Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
When the minor illegal alien is adopted, the minor child gains the citizenship of his adopted parents, so when he/she is adopted they become a US citizen if their parents are US citizens.
Illegal immigrants are not eligible to obtain citizenship. They have to meet certain requirements (including legal residency requirements in most countries) before they could even be considered. -- Help me in the battle to conquer cancer. Please support my fundraising efforts at www.conquercancer.ca/goto/donate What steps does an illegal alien over 21 years old need to take to be eligable to apply for citizenship; do they need to return to their homeland to start process?
In he USA the answer is yes but you will have to apply for a green card.
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no, you must file for divorce to be legally divorsed
Yes, because they would not be a natural-born citizen of the United States, or whatever country they landed in. If they apply for citizenship first, and enter the country legally, then no. They would not be considered an illegal alien.
No. NC doesn't play that game.
Yes. There is no citizenship requirement or screening for marriage in the United States. If you are a gay man, you can marry a male illegal alien in any state where same-sex marriage is legal.
Generally, there is no citizenship requirement for marriage in the United States. The illegal alien must present identification that is satisfactory to the clerk issuing the marriage license, but that can be a foreign passport.
Yes, it is illegal to marry for money to allow someone to obtain citizenship status.
Sponsoring an illegal alien as a friend or relative can be complicated. The key is to successfully fill out a petition form and an Affidavit of Support. On these forms, you must prove that you can successfully take care of the illegal alien as well as proving yourself as a true U.S. citizen. Fill out an I-130 Petition for Alien Relative through United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (see Resources).
It is illegal.
Illegal alien stands for illegal imagrant!
No. California may play that game - Kentucky does not.