Is it safe for first cousins to marry?

Is it safe for first cousins to marry?

Contrary to widely held beliefs and longstanding taboos in America, first cousins can have children together without a great risk of birth defects or genetic disease, scientists are reporting today. They say there is no biological reason to discourage cousins from marrying.

Can I petition my fiance if I am a permanent resident?

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If you are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and you are engaged or already married to a citizen of another country, that person may be eligible for a green card. It's your job to start the process, by submitting either a fiancé visa petition (only available if you're a U.S. citizen) or an immigrant visa petition.

Can a US citizen sponsor a cousin?

Adult U.S. citizens may also sponsor their parents and their siblings. Citizens and legal residents may not petition to enter into the country so-called "distant" relatives, such as grandparents, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.