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No rights gained, save for the ability to legalize your residency status if the immigrant entered the country LEGALLY.

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Q: What rights does an illegal immigrant gain when he marries a us citizen?
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Rights for a immigrant who marries a US citizen?

A legal immigrant who marries a U.S. citizen can apply for a green card, so s/he can stay in the U.S., travel outside the U.S. and re-enter, and work in the U.S.

If a legal immigrant marries a citizen in the US what rights does the legal immigrant get?

If they're in the country legally, they should apply for US citizenship.

Can an illegal immigrant married to an us citizen with children that is their child together become legal?

Yes, but the illegal immigrant must seek a lawyer to help them become a citizen. The illegal may even have to return to their native country and await citzenship rights to the U.S. but just because an illegal marries a citizen does not give them a free pass. It may however, speed up the process.

What rights does an illegal immigrant father have in the US who had a child with a legal citizen in the US?

He has rights to the child since he is the father, but i don't think he has any more general rights if he is still illegal.

Illegal immigrant divorce?

The legal rights for illegal immigrant divorce is same as that for any U.S. citizen. According to the fifth and fourth Amendment of Constitution, it guarantees equal protection under the law.

What are the rights of an immigrant?

An illegal immigrant technically has rights based on the treatment of any human as stated in the constitution.A legal immigrant(Assuming US Citizenship) has every right any natural born US Citizen would have.A legal immigrant(Assuming Non-US Citizen) I BELIEVE has every right any natural born US Citizen would have.Another View: An ILLEGAL immigrant has no US Constitutional rights conferred upon them, since they are ILLEGALY in this country to begin with. The only so-called "rights" they possess are those (as yet to be appealed) "privileges" afforded them by decisions of the lower courts.

Can an illegal immigrant father have custody of children of us citizen mother?

Yes. His immigration status bear no significance when it comes to parental rights.

What can an illegal immigrant do if he lives in the US and is being physically abused by his wife who is a US citizen what are his leagal rights as a human being?

Answer: If you are being abuse and is an illegal immigrant, what you need to do is leave her, because she can report you to INS and you will get deported. Because you are illegal, there is really nothing much you can do with the legal system.

If an illegal alien had a baby with a US citizen and did not marry the same citizen what rights does that illegal immigrant have?

Well its called common marriage he would have to pay child support, illegal immigrants have many rights since her child is a u.s. citizen the government will help her raise the baby. You just have to find more info about it get educated about the subject so you don't become a fool of anyone.

How do you adopt your wifes child if the biological father is not a us citizen?

The biological father have to give up his parental rights or this will not be possible. If he is an illegal immigrant he can still have paternal rights in the US. Once his rights are terminated you can apply for adoption.

Do everyone have rights?

yes they do even if they are an illegal citizen the ystill have a small amount of rights

Can marrying an illegal citizen affect your rights as custodial parent?


What custodial rights does an illegal immigrant father have to a child born out of wedlock with a US citizen and is not on the birth certificate?

Immigration status has no influence on parental rights but you have to prove paternity in court by a DNA test to get them. Then you can also petition to sign the birth certificate.

Can an illegal immegrant get joint custody?

Yes. Immigrant status has no bearing when it comes to paternal rights.

What are the Legal rights of a spouse divorcing an illegal immigrant?

The same as those of the wife of a legal immigrant, you get half of whatever he has. You may get more if he doesn't understand English

Can immigration authorities deport all illegal immigrant immediately as they are not protected by law?

false, immigrants are entitled to all the rights in the Bill of Rights

What custodial rights does an illegal immigrant mother have to a child out of wedlock with a US Citizen?

Immigrant status play no part when it comes to parental rights so she has the same rights as every US single mother which means she has full custody and is the legal guardian of the child since birth. The father have to prove paternity by DNA and can then petition for shared custody, visitation and pay child support.

What custodial rights does an illegal father have to a child born in a marriage with a US citizen?

Same as a US Citizen father, nothing.

What real estate rights does an illegal allien have when divorcing a cNew York citizen?


What would benefit most from 13th Amendment rights?

An illegal immigrant being used as an unpaid domestic worker

If a us citizen marries a Mexican illegal immigrant in the us and has 20 years of deportation can he still get the green card and become a resident of the US?

to my knowledge, if you as an American citizen are LEGALLY married to an illegal, all that you have to do is go to your local immigration office and apply for his residency. it is better if you are married in the u.s. before applying. if you guys married in the u.s. so much the better. make sure that he does not have a criminal record or that is it. if you married outside the u.s. what i would do is to marry again in the u.s. so that immigration will "recognize" said marriage, but yes, as a u.s. citizen, applying for your spouse is one of your privileges and rights for being a u.s. citizen...good luck

What child custody rights does a male illegal alien have to the kids if you aren't married?

No single fathers, citizen or non-citizen, has any assumed rights to the child. See link

Can an illegal immigrant be deported if he signs over his rights to US children In order not to pay child support?

No as he can't. see link

Can a US citizen adopt an illegal 18-year-old?

No. Illegal immigrants regardless of their age are not eligible for adoption. In most instances even a legal immigrant minor already within the US cannot be adopted unless his or her parents have had parental rights terminated or the minor has been declared an orphan, an asylee or a refugee.

Do illegal immigrates have the same rights as citizens?

no you have to become a legal citizen in order to press charges or anything like that.