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if u married an illegal alien u dont have a status so to speak, but u need to get him a green card, or he will get deported and whoever is married to him will have 15 yrs to life in jail for housing illegal aliens

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Q: If a citizen marries an illegal alien what is their status?
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If you marry an illegal alien will they become a US citizen?

A person will not automatically become a US citizen as soon as soon as an illegal alien marries a citizen. The illegal alien will have to file for a VISA with the INS.

If an adult illegal alien has a parent that is a naturalized citizen what is his status?

If they are an adult their status is still the same, they are an illegal alien.

If a illegal alien marries a us citizen is it a legal marriage in the US?


Can an illegal alien be deported after he marries an American citizen?

If the alien entered illegally and did not have an I-601 approved, then the alien will always be subject to deportation

US citizen marries a legal alien?

That legal alien will have status of US citizen. Bad answer. The alien must apply and QUALIFY foe citizenship. Ther are several disqualifiers.

What is a good illegal alien citizen?

'Illegal alien citizen' is an oxymoron.

If a US citizen marries a non US citizen for money to establish residency what kind of penalties are waiting for the US citizen if caught?

Jail for the citizen, deportation for the illegal alien.

Does an alien on visa get citizenship when they marry an American?

Yes, regardless of the alien's status. He can adjust his status and apply for citizenship once he or she marries a U.S. citizen.

Can a illegal alien get help with her pregnancy in a way that it wont affect her status to become a us citizen?

Yes, but why ask? Is your wife a pregnant illegal alien immigrant?

Can an illegal alien get legal status by been legal guardian of two us citizen orphan brothers?


What will happen if an alien with a waver visa marries a permanent resident in USA and then stays as an illegal?

The resident would need to wait until becoming a US citizen until filing for residency for the illegal alien spouse.

Are permanent resident aliens illegal aliens?

An alien is not illegal as long as she/he has documentation of status. An alien who is documented to be a permanent resident is not illegal. If the alien does not have and never has had documentation of an immigration status, then that person is an illegal alien.

If a US citizen marries an illegal alien and then divorced is the US citizen still legally financially responsible for the alien after the divorce?

I believe the spousal support decision by the court in the divorce decree would take precedence here .

Is a marriage between an American citizen and an illegal alien from Mexico binding?

No. He or she can and will be deported when the authorities notice his or her legal status.

Can an illegal alien get legal status by being the legal guardian of two US citizen orphan brothers?

Doubtful. Relationships do not change immigration status.

Is a marriage to an illegal alien valid if they only reason for the marriage by the illegal alien was to become a citizen?

it is illegal

How long after marrying a citizen and becoming a citizen can that person remarry an illegal alien?

It is wrong for a citizen to knowingly marry an illegal alien. Get advice from an Immigration lawyer.

How an illegal alien married to citizen who crossed the border illegally can get legal status?

Visit your local INS office with your papers!

Does an illegal alien become a legal resident or citizen by marrying a US citizen?

No. He or she is required to apply for permanent residence status according to US immigration laws.

What happens if someone entered the country illegally marries a US citizen then that citizen dies?

They're still an illegal immigrant. Mariiage alone does not grant US citizenship to an illegal alien. The formal process of citizenship must still be completed.

Is Obama an illegal alien?

No, his mother was a US citizen, he is a US citizen.

Does marriage make an illegal alien an legal citizen in the United States?

No Marrage, or even having an American child makes no difference. This is a common assumption by americans- they think that if an illegal marries a citizen it gives them the right to be here, The truth is that it makes no difference whatsoever

If your a us citizen and marry a illegal alien does he have to leave the country even though he entered with a visa?

If you are a US citizen and marry an illegal alien who entered the country with a valid VISA, he would not have to leave the country. You would have to have his status adjusted so he would no longer be in the US illegally, however.

Can illegal alien married to US citizen be deported for possession marijuana?

Of course! Being married does not affect one's legal status, even a legal alien can be deported for criminal activity.

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.