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I don't know for sure, but I think that it's harder and takes longer than if he/she married an actual US citizen.

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Q: How long will it take for an illegal alien to get their green card if they marry a legal alien?
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In what states can a us citizen marry an illgal alien so he can get the green card?

Please answer in what states can a us citizen marry an illegal alien to get the green card


Can you marry an illegal alien who came here legally?

First of all If they are legal they can't be illegal. Second, you can marry anyone you choose to.


Can you marry an illegal alien in California?

No ... both parties must be legal residents and must sign an affidavit. The illegal alien could face deportation.


How old do you have to be to get married to an illegal alien?

The age at which someone can marry an illegal alien is based on the law of the state. Anyone can legally marry if they of legal age. Most states put the age at about 18.


How long an us citizen has to be marry to an illegal alien to get the green card?

About 7


Is it illegal for a legal permanent resident to marry an illegal alien just so they can get papers and become legal themselves?

In the UK and Ireland a 'marriage of convenience' as this would be called is illegal.


Can a gay man marry an illegal alien?

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.


Can you marry an illegal alien in America?

Yes, an American citizen can marry an illegal alien in America. The illegal alien can file for a Visa after marrying an American at the INS office.


Can a legal permanent resident marry an illegal alien who was once deported after serving time as a convicted felon and if so will the illegal alien be able to gain legal status in the US?

Sure they can marry, but no felon from a foreign country can gain legal entry into the United States, much less legal status. They are persona non grata.


What paperwork would you need to marry your boyfriend who is an illegal alien and you are a US citizen and the only document he has is his birth certificate from Mexico?

He would need to apply and be granted legal permanent status before the couple could be legally married. I don't think you could marry him if he is illegal. Good Luck. You CAN marry an illegal alien. For whatever reason, it's legal to marry an illegal alien. You just need his birth certificate and proof of what state he lived in for the last 30 days prior to marriage.


How can you help your friend who is an illegal alien become legal?

>>>>>Marry him / her!!!


If you marry an illegal alien that have lived in the us since he was a child would he be able to become legal?

yes


Can you marry illegal alien with bankruptcy?

Yes. Legal problems like this do not prohibit people from getting married.


Can a legal alien marry and illegal alien in the US?

not really because the illegal alien must have to go through "naturalization" and must wait a few years while living in the united states like 7 years.


Can a legal alien marry an alien?

If by "legal alien" you mean a "resident alien" (i.e., a foreigner with permission to live in the United States) and by "alien" you mean any alien, whether legal or illegal (undocumented), then the answer is yes. Generally, there is no citizenship requirement for marriage in the United States. What effect the marriage will have on the immigration status of the parties involved is another question.


Can a legal permanent resident marry an illegal alien?

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.


How does an illegal alien who was brought to the US as a 13th month old child also raise and educated all his life in the US marry someone in the US?

Legal status is NOT a requirement to receive a marriage license. You can marry a citizen, resident alien, or illegal alien- it doesn't matter (as long as the other person is of the opposite sex).


Can you marry an illegal alien in Louisiana?

I don't think so seeing it is illegal.


In the state of Florida is it illegal for a legal permantent resident to marry an illegal alien just so the illegal alien could get pappers and the legal permenent resident could get money?

Yes, as well as being a FEDERAL CRIME, it is immoral and destructive to the country. The legal alien also risks revocation of their legal status and deportation. If the illegal doesn't care enough to do things legally, who the heck wants them here? What kind of citizen (other than selfish, greedy and irresponsible) will they be?


What happens if you marry an illegal alien?

then if they get caught, they will get arrested


Can a pregnant woman marry an illegal alien?

Yes


Can you marry an illegal alien if she is already married in Guatemala?

no


Can you marry an illegal alien in North Carolina?

yes


Can you marry an illegal alien from Russia in New Jersey?

Yes, a US citizen can marry the illegal alien in any state but must file for spouses residency as soon as they are married.


What is te requirements to citizen married illegal alien?

You can marry anyone you want, but to marry an illegal, would be illegal. About the best thing you could do if you really want to marry for love, is to have the illegal go back to his/her country and then you can have him/her come here legally, and then get married, and then go through the expensive channels, to become a legal perm resident.