If someone entered the US legally overstayed for eight years and married a US citizen how much would they have to pay in fines?
Nothing they need to file for another visa in their country to come back.
The person would need to leave the US voluntarily or be deported.
Even though the original entry was legal the person is now out of status and considered unlawfully present.
A person who overstays a visa or is otherwise in the US unlawfully for 12 months or less is subject to deportation and barred from applying for reentry for 3 years.
A person who overstays a visa or is otherwise in the US unlawfully for more than 12 months is subject to deportation and barred from applying for reentry for 10 years.
The exception is of said person qualifies for asylee or refugee status.
Foreign nationals legally married to US citizens are given the opportunity to plead a case for "hardship" if they have children and are gainfully employed.
Depends, if you entered the country LEGALLY but overstayed your visa, then you can get legal residence without leaving the U.S. if you entered the country ILLEGALY, then you CANNOT get legal residence in this country, you would be required to travel to the U.S. embassy/consulate of your home country.
What steps are to be taken for an illegal person and a us citizen after getting married to become legal in the US The person came legally but overstayed the time and was fearful of his life to return?
Can a Canadian citizen who overstayed his visit and is now married to an American citizen apply for citizenship?
If you married a US citizen but the marriage is not working out and you want a divorce but you are still waiting for your green card what will happen to you?
How can you be removed from the US if you entered legally but are still an immigrant and are married to a US citizen?
Dear Sir/Madam . I entered the country in early 2006 with a visitors visa (Type b1/b2), but now I have overstayed .. I want to apply for permanent residency but I am afraid that since I overstayed my visa I will not be eligible. I am going to marry with one USA Citizen , what is the process? how much time it takes for me to get Citizenship? she is married and having 3 kids…
How can someone who entered the US as a minor with a tourist visa and overstayed by 15 years with a SSN but no home country id marry a US citizen?
Just go get married. Your alien status has nothing to do with getting married. Normalizing your status after marriage is another matter though. You should still be able to change your illegal alien status to that of legal resident by way of marriage to a citizen, but the process will be complicated both by your past crime and your lack of documentation.
What does it mean if I got married in the Bahamas but never registered it with the state of California?
If you were married in a ceremony and in a manner that is legally recognized by the government of the Bahamas, then you are considered to be legally married anywhere -EXCEPT- if you are a US citizen, and your marriage violates the laws or statutues of the state in which you legally reside ("gay" marriage for instance) it is not a legally recognized.
If you overstayed your visa by 4 years then married a us citizen but left the country could you still get the green card abroad or would you be better of trying to get back into the us again and try f?
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?
You can get married, but from an immigration standpoint, it will not grant you legal status. If you are overstayed, you must leave the country and return LEGALLY in order to appropriately take advantage of the US laws and constitution. You can also apply for a green card, however, it will not be granted because your are not eligible being overstayed with an expired I94. You are an ILLEGAL alien, thus you loose your privileges.