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Yes, some US states permit same-sex marriages and an American citizen can sponsor a same-sex foreign spouse for permanent residency, leading eventually to citizenship.

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Q: Can same-sex couples marry in The US and if so what is the process for the foreign fiancee to become a US citizen?
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